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Drug Abuse Is The Cause Of Mental Illness In Youths

“Measurements that we have from the World Health Organization (WHO) confirms that liquor and medication misuse, we as a rule call that substance misuse, is one of the significant supporters of emotional well-being among the adolescent, especially here in Ghana,” he said. He additionally expressed that there is an expanding rate of substance maltreatment in the Brong Ahafo and the Western Regions. Early this month, the Regional Mental Health Coordinator in the Brong-Ahafo Region, Mr. Joseph Yere, said liquor addiction was adding to psychological well-being issue in the district. He accordingly claimed for deliberate endeavors to manage the over the top admission of liquor among the young. Talking at a partners meeting in Sunyani, Mr. Yere said out of the in regards to 4,000 instances of psychological sicknesses recorded in the district from January to June this year, 403 cases were because of liquor abuse. He said different substances misuse, for example, tramadol and Indian hemp were likewise Impacting the emotional well-being of individuals in the district. The Head of Communications at the Food and Drugs Authority [FDA], James Lartey, has likewise communicated worry about the negative impacts of promotion of mixed drinks on youngsters, who are presently wanting for such items. As indicated by him, the circumstance where extremely youthful kids have messages on alcoholic items profoundly engraved on their psyches is stressing.]]>