Children and Substance Abuse.
As society continues to decline morally, as the homes become less stable, then the children suffer. This is what we are seeing as the turn of the century continues forward. Children are falling prey to substance abuse. Children and substance abuse is not a “new” problem. Children use alcohol and drugs to deal with their problems the same way adults can.
The article, “Substance Abuse is Norm for Kids”, by Neha Das states
“Alot of school-going children (read aged between 10-15) are falling prey to substance abuse. At an age when they should be atop swings, playing games, learning computers and languages, they are passing time indulging in substances like thinner, charas, smack, cough syrup, iodex and whitener, etc.”
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