Substance abuse can be said as one of those prevalent issues, which have made the present generation face more trouble than ever. People are facing this particular issue on a regular basis. And the impact is much severe than expected. This had been prevalent in this world since the ancient days and has afflicted a wide number of people if looked worldwide. If you go through the pages of history, then you will find that these were one of the major health concerns during those times. However, with the advent of time, this have transformed into one of the ugliest social ills.
It can be well said that the addiction of drug as well alcohol intakes does not only affect the intakes only. Rather it also affects badly all those people who are lying close by. The society gets largely affected due to such malpractices and addictive natures of the people. Such social illness needs to be eliminated from the root to make the society a healthy living place. But that may be quite difficult to perform. It is always an easy task to give lectures, but performing the right duty may sometimes become too much difficult. However, most of the countries have started to take up various approaches to get rid of these severe alcohol abuse related issues. If they have not achieved hundred percent successes, yet much help has been done to the society.
A wide range of rehabilitation centers have opened in every city in this world. Awareness is spreading in a positive manner. The young generations are exposed to the ugly sides of the drugs and alcohol addictions.