How Crazy Is This? Little Kids Using Drugs In School!

children in elementary school

The issue of kids using drugs in school is a cause for concern to parents, teachers and the society at large. Some few months ago, two Graham Elementary School kids in Austin TX were caught distributing drugs to fellow students. Both kids are in the fifth grade together with their peers.

Ironically, the kids in elementary school are too young to engage in any form of activities involving drugs.  Fifth-grade pupils are approximately ten years old, and it is disturbing that they are already into drugs. At such a tender age, this kind of behavior paints a bad image about the future of these children.

Somehow, it is crazy for elementary school kids to indulge in drugs since they seem too young for that practice. The practice is shared among students in the middle or high school in Austin and the US at large. All … Continue Reading

The Truth Behind Drug Addiction

Drug Addiction

It is quite surprising to learn that a lot of people consider drug addiction to be a social problem. Drug addiction is not a social issue, but rather, it is a personal problem, an individual problem. It can cause grave long-term consequences.

Problems with relationships, employment, and law, mental and physical state are situations that are all going to come at once. Simply willing to change one’s behavior is not going to solve this problem. There is a lot more to it, than what we think it is.

Addiction, be it drugs, or for that matter, anything else like food, or a particular behavior, is quite a disease. We call it a disease because it impacts the brain. For that reason, just by will power, you might not be able to stop it right away. With a bit of discipline and help from the right … Continue Reading