Dr Huda said 26 per cent of drug addicts are affected by other addicted
family members, according to a study Ownak conducted among 257 Emirati drug addicts at Dubai Central Jail.
'I used drugs for six years, and because my husband was addicted
, I also became an addict, ' said Sema, another addict.
Thus on one hand, the cocaine-addicts are shifting to this deadly drug while on the other, a large number of girl-students living in bachelor-hostels have also been reported to get addicted
to this drug.
(Table-I) On comparing frequencies of IA with gender, female participants (57.4%, n=166) were more addicted
to the internet as compared to their male counterparts (42.5%, n=123) and this difference was found to be statistically significant (p= 0.02).
, they will not be able to control themselves and may attack or kill father or mother to get money to buy drugs to use,' she said.
To control the increasing number of the drug addicted
people in Pakistan government must take steps and must make rules against it and should force the people and other discipline authorities to follow the laws.
Last week about 350 drug addicted
individuals were also collected from this area and shifted to this center.
She highlighted a recent case the police received in which a girl was addicted
to tramadol pills.
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They hope that a trip to prison, in particular the Central Jail Srinagar, will reform their children addicted
The charity, which has already paid more than 3,500 American men and women addicted
to drugs or alcohol not to have children, is offering the service to addicts in the UK and has set up a helpline for those interested.
So, do we just shrug at the cheater and say, "You have a moral problem," or do we look a little deeper to see if the person actually is addicted