Navigation Links
Addressing a Serious Issue Affecting German Teens
Date:8/1/2014

(PRWEB) August 01, 2014

Cannabis use among young people has spiked, with 29.3 percent of German teens aged 14 to 17 having used marijuana at least once and 17 percent admitting to regular use. With their slogan “Say ‘No’ to Drugs, Say ‘Yes to Life,’ volunteers from the Church of Scientology of Hamburg are reaching out to youth this summer with factual information about drugs, to help reverse this alarming trend.

Over the past six months, Hamburg “Say ‘No’ to Drugs, Say ‘Yes’ to Life,” volunteers have distributed 40,000 copies of The Truth About Drugs information booklets. They plan to augment this with distribution of tens of thousands of The Truth About Marijuana booklets by the end of the year.

Their activities are aimed at reaching the most youth possible, including:

  • Conducting drug education seminars for groups of young people;
  • Setting up drug information booths in busy thoroughfares;
  • Placing displays of drug education and prevention booklets in shops, where customers can take copies and learn the dangers of the most commonly used drugs.

Scientologists on five continents work in their communities throughout the year to empower others with the truth about drugs. The Church and its members are dedicated to eradicating drug abuse through education.

The Church of Scientology supports The Truth About Drugs initiative, one of the world’s largest non-governmental drug education and prevention campaigns.

It has been conclusively proven that when young people are provided with the truth about drugs—factual information on what drugs are and what they do—usage rates drop commensurately.

The Church of Scientology has published a brochure, Scientology: How We Help—The Truth About Drugs, Creating a Drug-Free World, to meet requests for more information about the drug education and prevention initiative it supports. To learn more or read the brochure, visit scientology.org.

Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard wrote, “The planet has hit a barrier which prevents any widespread social progress due to drugs and other biochemical substances. These can put people into a condition that not only prohibits and destroys physical health but which can prevent any stable advancement in mental or spiritual well-being.”

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/08/prweb12067102.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2014 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Addressing the physician shortage: Recommendations for medical education reform
2. Majority of Americans avoid addressing end-of-life issues, according to new study
3. Cycle Technologies Announces New Article Addressing Reasons Why Many Women in the U.S. Are Not Using Contraception
4. Addressing Health Issues Now Can Help Older Americans Stay on the Road Longer, from the September 2013 Harvard Health Letter
5. Addressing the Transition in Healthcare Today, i2i Systems’ President, Janice Nicholson, Heralds the “New Data Reality” and the Need to “Marry Technology with Process"
6. Experts to present data addressing patient and physician barriers to clinical trials
7. mHealth Alliance Releases Framework for Addressing Women's Empowerment in Mobile Health Projects
8. Professional Geriatric Care Managers Offer Tips for Addressing Sensitive Home Safety Issues for Older Adults
9. Crestview’s Foundation to Host a Workshop Addressing Key Concerns Related to Retirement Planning
10. Study finds health departments hindered in addressing health concerns from animal production sites
11. STOP Obesity Alliance new state-level members share obstacles, opportunities in addressing obesity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Datta Endoscopic ... has joined the revolutionary endoscopic practice under Dr. Datta. Patel is a Board ... Medicine. The patented, revolutionary eDiscSculpt Technique created and used by Datta Endoscopic is ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... From April 30 to May ... Medicine will host industry leaders for the annual spring Convention & Expo, called ... industry adapt to the issues currently affecting urgent care and on-demand healthcare. , ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... Diego, Ca (PRWEB) , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... property management industry in the coastal communities. After Tina Howe joined the team, the ... and happy employees, honest services at affordable rates, and giving back to the San ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Phytomer USA is pleased ... has 20+ years of experience within the beauty industry, ranging from marketing, retail ... of high-end cosmetic brands, retail brands and outlets in Canada and New York. ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... 28, 2017 , ... NuevaCare, a leading home care agency based in San ... Alto, is proud to announce information upgrades to its blog in the form of ... on topics such as home care (generally) as well as senior care and home ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/20/2017)... 20, 2017  RXi Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: RXII), ... address significant unmet medical needs, today announced that ... consumer product development program, based on its proprietary ... Investigative Dermatology (SID) 76 th Annual Meeting.  ... the sciences relevant to skin health and disease ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017   ZappRx, Inc ., ... specialty drug prescribing process, today announced it closed $25 million ... a venture capital firm based in Seattle ... Qiming Venture Partners . The Series B round included participation ... round in 2014, and GV (formerly Google Ventures). ...
(Date:4/20/2017)... , April 20, 2017 Eyevensys, ... the first non-viral gene expression technology that enables the ... eye to address a wide range of ophthalmic diseases, ... and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) to advance its ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: