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The research has also concluded that, over five years people have come fonder of marijuana, mainly including the group age of 12 or older. The survey of Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has recorded that, 70,000 of the population hits under this age group. This usage of marijuana drug is increasing because of the announced legalization of marijuana, comprising the medical terms. Usage of marijuana has been legalized by the two states of America, Washington and Colorado.
On the other hand, the other 20 states have approved and consent the usage of marijuana on the medical terms only. This is the reason, why people of age 12 or older are accessing marijuana easily in Washington and Colorado. Even the Justice Department of US refused to take any challenge against the legalization of marijuana. The people in these states can openly be prosecuted by the federal law, even if they stood by the state law. President Obama said that, the usage of drugs is committed for the public health purpose only, not a criminal justice problem. The legalized law of marijuana other than the medical purpose is allowing people a free hand to go for this drug, “"These statistics represent real people, families and communities dealing with the devastating consequences of abuse and addiction." (Leinwand)
Cocaine is another type of drug which is being roughly used is America. The survey conducted by The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), has recorded that in the year 2008 there has been 1.9million users of cocaine. Out of this number approximately 359,000 has been recorded as the current crack users. The most age group of Americans using cocaine is the adults from age 18 to 25 years old. Men are highly involved in the usage of cocaine as compared to women. Powder cocaine has been in the use of the students of 8th, 10th and 12th grade from late 1990s. But the previous record
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The two issues destroy the pillars of the society, potentially destroying inter community and intra community relations. For several decades, the fight against these two issues has been of great concern to media. This war on drugs and terrorism began actively in the twentieth century when the two issues began to significantly affecting the societal setup in various communities.
The next section proves that drug addiction can be prevented by the help of family oriented programs, school oriented programs and community oriented programs. In addition, scientific ways to confirm drug addiction are essential to provide effective treatment to the needy. Prescription medicine abuse must be considered seriously because it leads to drug addiction in future. Furthermore, combination of different types of treatment methods can save the teenagers from the clutches of drug addiction and related problems.
The subject is still quite broad so it was further specified into finding out the most common form of domestic violence. An abusive behavior can be recurring such as slapping and could increase in severity. This is now the focus of this investigation. According to the American Medical Association, the most common form of domestic violence is spouse abuse involving battery.
The research question that guided the research purpose was “What are the common types of non-compliance encountered in clinical medicine?” Critically, the researcher related the research question directly to the research purpose. The research purpose and the research questions are therefore judged as appropriate for the attainment of the research aim.
(2008) Higher Education and International Student Mobility in the Global Knowledge Economy. Albany, NY: State University of New York Press. This book reviews how the global knowledge economy intersects with higher education. It looks at technology, the pressures of increasing demand, and the rise of market forces, and how each of these aspects are related to globalization and higher education.
The patient’s right to information and his active participation in the diagnosis and treatment of his disease are the clear positive arguments in favor of such advertising. The main argument against such advertising is the risk of self medication with prescription drugs without clear awareness of the harmful side effects.
As human society progressed and gained a more scientific understanding of how drugs affect our body, we were able to learn how to synthesize synthetic versions of the drug. Some of these were deemed for medicinal
However, cardiovascular diseases can also affect youth, children and even infants (Silverstein, Silverstein & Nunn, 2006). “More than 1,51,000 Americans who died of cardiovascular diseases in 2005 were younger than age 65” (CDC, 2009, p.2). Heart