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How I got addicted to Alcohol?

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Ganja Addiction- All you need to know About

Ganja Addiction

The use of drugs isn’t going away. Do you how many people in India have addicted drugs Ganja? Research studies conclude that Mumbai, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Delhi and the other cities in the country are quickly gaining a high reputation for the use of drugs such as the Ganja and continues to grow. Also, Punjab is the most ridiculous with about nearly 75% of its youth which is 3 out of 4 youth are severely addicted to ganja.

Ganja Addiction

The menace of drugs has woven deep into the fabric of our present youth. As its effects reach more, the future generation will have to compete with drugs like cannabis, tobacco, and alcohol as well. Let’s vow to eradicate this in every way possible. Learning the warning signs, effects and treatment for ganja addiction can do a lot in helping the youth of India and maybe for yourself too.

Ganja Addiction- Signs to See!

Ganja Addiction

How to know if you or someone you know is addicted to Ganja? Look for these signs –

  • Bloodshot eyes
  • Drowsiness
  • Use of Ganja to build tolerance
  • Using more Ganja than intended
  • Unable to stop or cut down ganja use
  • Spend a lot of time getting high
  • Reduced interest in activities you love to do
  • Continuing to use ganja despite knowing the problems
  • Using ganja as a source to escape from life problems
  • Depending on it to enjoy or relax or to be creative  
  • Choosing activities and relationships based on whether or not you will get high
  • Inability to attend to the daily responsibilities.

How Ganja Addiction can affect life?

Ganja has the potential to impair memory and learning for about weeks after the use. The results are consequential. The other effects of ganja addiction include-

Ganja Addiction

  • Changes in mood
  • Difficulty with problem-solving and thinking
  • Impaired memory and body movement
  • Lower life satisfaction
  • Poorer physical health
  • Poorer mental health
  • Relationship problems
  • Less academic/ career success.

Ganja use can also lead to other mental health disorders, such as anxiety, depression, temporary paranoia, temporary hallucinations, and also suicidal thoughts among youngsters.

Preventing Ganja Addiction- Need for help to get youth clean

More youngsters now are struggling with addictions such as ganja addiction than ever before. The factors such as adolescent immaturity, peer pressure, and irresponsible may be luring teens towards addiction and the life of regret and suffering. Hence it is alarming on how vital it is to pay attention to the ones who haven’t used drugs yet.

There’s an old saying that, “Prevention is better than cure,” and this may seem more idealistic in this case of ganja addiction. This addiction has plagued millions of young adults in India. Solving this issue won’t be easy either, but the solution to this would be opting for better drug de-addiction treatments and also with relapse prevention strategies. Also, it is imperative to think that instead of us wondering why youth are getting addicted, start to ask better questions- How do we stop them abusing drugs? How do we keep the stuffs like pot, Ganja, Cannabis, out and away from minds?

Call us today and learn about the addiction treatments that can help you get back into productive and healthy lifestyles. Do not hesitate for we are here to help you. Contact at 9611194949 or visit Cadabam’s Anunitha.

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