The Effect of Technology Although technology seems like its a helpful source, it actually isn 't doing good for teens. It is really hurting them and is going to cause major issues in the future.Without a doubt, technology generally provides distractions and addictions, leading up to serious issues.Technology is affecting teenagers in a negative way and is causing them to suffer. Recently, technology has been causing teens to make unintelligent and ignorant choices. For instance, teens see inappropriate things on television and think that because others are doing it, they should give it a try. Dimitri explains that “Things such as drug and alcohol use and abuse are portrayed as ‘cool’ online and on television, which leads to more children and
One solution to this problem is posting anti drug slogans or mottos around schools and towns. A poste that says ‘Family, friends, and drugs don’t mix’ would emphasize the fact that drugs not only affect the individual using it but also the people who love and care about them should be a big impact on drug abusers. Also, drugs make people high and ecstatic during a short period of time and when that period of time is all over, a drug addict feels negativity such as peisadness, frustration, senselessness. This could be shown in a motto such as ‘Choose to be jolly, stay away from Molly.’ However, every addict desires to continue experiencing the good feeling of drugs and the very moment when a person decides to take a second dose, he or she can be called an addict. A slogan such as ‘Drug addiction doesn’t last forever.
In conclusion, understanding addiction is crucial aspect when it comes to prevention, treatment, and recovery. Many people of every type, are greatly effected by the impact of drug abuse. It’s ever bodies problem. Some may believe those who deal with an addiction, or a family members addiction, may be horrible people, liars, and criminals. Ultimately, the understanding, we will realize the physical, psychological, and scientific reasoning that motivates a user to use.
Steroids are one of the most known drugs used in the world of sports, but it is very harmful to others and the person taking it. A drug like this could become very dangerous by inducing “Roid Rage” which can be very dangerous. But that is not the only problem with drugs being in the world of sports. These sportsmen are highly looked upon. These men are role models who little kids often try to be, but when these kids grow up and start to realize they are going to think that doing drugs to enhance their game is a good thing.
Cocaine is a very dangerous drug and it is illegal for a reason. When cocaine is used repetitively, the brain becomes highly addicted to the substance causing the brain’s chemical balance to change. Since the high from cocaine only lasts about ten to fifteen minutes, people will go on a “binge pattern” to keep the high going. This repeated use of the drug will change the chemical balance in the brain, causing the brain to build up a tolerance to the substance. This tolerance to the substance can cause the user to experience less pleasure from everyday activities (P.(n.h.)).
Not only does this lower teenagers’ confidence and self-esteem, it directly exert pressure on them. In the scholarly report, “Negative Effects of Social Media on Teenager”, the writer explains the long-term effects of using social media as a teenager and presents a few suggestions to facilitate the situation. One of the main focuses throughout this report is the unreal beauty standard posted all over Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook, etc. While many compliment the aesthetic pictures and feed, they tend to ignore the fact that most famous accounts use computer applications, such as photoshop, before posting their final products. These exaggerated beauty standards are indirectly pressuring teenagers to focus more on their appearance and popularity.
However, drug abuse among the youth in Malaysia is becoming a grave concern. According to Abdul Rahman Hamid (2015), drug abuse issues in Malaysia is still trouble matter even though it is not as weighty as in other countries. If this issues is not being concern and handle properly it will caused huge problem among the youth. Drug abuse is one of social problem facing by youngsters in Malaysia and the solution to abolish this problem by government, schools and parents. First and foremost, the causes that drag the youngsters hooked themselves in drug abuse problems even children as young as seven years old.
They have consume a drug so that they can feel better. This addiction is a serious mental health illness that is plaguing individuals from all walks of life. Initially, the treatment of drug addicted people was a difficult task and the consequences were very bad. The drug addicted people were neglected by their own society. They were actually interpreted as nuisance for the society and were considered to be the root cause for delinquency and crime.
Introduction The use of drugs has a severe impact, or to be precise a severe damage on the youth. It is definitely a problem that needs an immediate solution because of the impact it has on the roots of society. One could even suspect that the dealers are now targeting the youth more than other age groups. In fact, according to stats-SA, “ cocaine, marijuana, and heroin are all drugs that are becoming increasingly popular” and the age group that consumes most of these drugs are between the age of 13-24. This by no doubt shows that drugs are being sold close to a school or university or even worse, they are sold inside the premises.
Self- Destructive and Risk Behaviour Related Deaths in South Africa Ranji Mangcu 12JS The most significant causes of death amongst adolescents are mostly a result of self-destructive behavior. Whether it is self-inflicted or the result of a poor environment, there are ways to prevent these deaths. One of the most common causes of death amongst teenagers is drug abuse. Drug abuse is defined as the habitual taking of illegal and/or addictive drugs. There are many psychological and environmental factors that cause people to abuse drugs, however sometimes it is unavoidable.