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The lifestyle of the people around the globe is changing rapidly. Life has become very fast paced. Every individual faces many challenges at work place, socially and at relation with family and friends. Naturally, tension and pressure is overloading the life of an individual.
People think that the easiest and the most enjoyable way of getting rid of all the tensions and kicking off the pressure is taking drugs or smoking or alcohol, though it is not so. The mental and the physical state which is achieved through the consumption of these substances are found more recreational or rejuvenating. Therefore, to achieve this temporary state, people get addicted to these drugs and harmful substances and do not find comfortable to live without consuming these drugs which leads to addiction or abuse of these harmful substances, which is very fatal. Youngsters are more prone to drug abuse or addictions, which can lead to the developing of social criminal records and prove to be harmful to the well being of the society.
Therefore, it’s a need to help the drug addict people to improve their lives. At this stage, rehabs play a major role in helping these people. Rehab centers support the affected people in giving up their habit of drug consumption and return to their normal lives. Rehab centers provide these people with counseling and proper medical treatment needed for their betterment.
Rehab centers can guide an affected individual for walking on the path of addiction and also teach him to enjoy a normal life. Rehab centers are not punishment for these people, Infact they are live saving organizations for the affected people.
Timothy Garon’s face and arms are hauntingly skeletal, but the fluid building up in his abdomen makes the 56-year-old musician look eight months pregnant. His liver, ravaged by hepatitis C, is failing. Without a new one, his doctors tell him, he will be dead in days. But Garon has been refused a spot on the….
A whisky expert has called for children aged five and over to be “educated” about alcohol in a bid to combat its misuse. Whyte and Mackay master blender Richard Paterson said it was important to shape children’s behaviour around alcohol from a young age. Mr Paterson said:”We need to talk to young people about the….
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The scene is familiar to most people: a person stands up in the meeting and says, “Hi, my name is John and I’m an alcoholic.” “John” is in a good place. He’s where he can get help and support and the room is full of people like himself battling alcoholism. But there’s somebody else who….
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