Navigation Links
This 'Grass' is Not Green - Say, 'No Thanks, I Am Fine Without Drugs'

place for drugs, the slogan reinforces!

This years endeavor attacks the root of the problem. Awareness is crucial to put an end to the menace. The grass root approach to creating awareness about drug abuse forms the crux of this years endeavor. It would begin by targeting schools, parents and youth.

Significantly, the programme, titled 'Ke Moja - No thanks I am fine without drugs' targets the youth, empowering them with the all important decision of staying away from drugs. The programme will also spot the youth in the grip of drugs and enable timely intervention.

India Takes Stock

India happens to be the only country cultivating opium for medical and scientific use. Despite strict regulation, some amount gets into the illicit route.

Drug abuse is also becoming a problem at call centers and college campuses. The key challenge to curbing drug abuse in India hovers around controlling the use of party drugs like Ecstasy. Many synthetic drugs are abused at parties which cannot be overlooked. These drugs have hallucinogenic characters and are akin to other drugs of their genre, with the potential to cause irreparable brain damage. A strong team effort between public and private companies is imperative to end this problem.

The UN body in India has set up nearly 400 de-addiction centers and 200 trained personnel have been inducted as counselors. Each trained person will enlighten the issue of drugs in five others. This chain will perpetuate and the message is spread.

The groups will also proactively seek drug abusers and bring them to the de- addiction centers. Support groups are underway to roll out the process of assisting abusers to get back on track.

Finally

A concerted effort across nations is imperative to obliterate the scourge. This is not a problem specific to a country. It is a global problem which needs a global initiat
'"/>




Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Green tea beneficial in preventing osteoarthritis
2. Eating Greens fights cancer
3. Green Onions Blamed in Outbreak
4. Green Tea Might Help Patients With Prostate Cancer
5. Yet Another Use For Green Tea Extract
6. Exposure To Greenery And Graffiti May Affect Obesity
7. Green Beans for Cancer Prevention and Treatment.
8. Can Green Tea Prevent Alzheimers?
9. Green Tea Consumption Found To Improve Clinical Outcome In Cancer Patients
10. Polyphenols in Green Tea Cause Liver Damage At High Doses
11. FDA Gives Green Signal To Sanofi-Aventis SAs Cancer Drug Taxotere
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: This Grass Not Green Say Thanks Fine Without Drugs

(Date:8/1/2014)... August 01, 2014 Stryker hip ... of the 2012 Rejuvenate and ABG II Modular-Neck ... New Jersey’s Bergen County Superior Court, Bernstein Liebhard ... proceeding, the Court has issued a Final ... and all hard copy and electronic materials produced ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... August 01, 2014 Summer is here, and ... active during the summer, and they can be a pain ... ready to help all their customers get rid of ticks ... and 6,000 eggs in the summer, which is why they ... in tall grass and woodland areas and carry a number ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 01, 2014 ... Mike Thompson (D-CA), Gregg Harper (R-MS), and Peter ... H.R. 5380, the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of ... "We fully support this effort to improve healthcare ... Linkous, chief executive officer of ATA. "These cost-saving ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... The "Antimicrobial Coatings Market by Type (Silver, ... Dioxide, and Zinc Omadine), Application (Indoor air/HVAC, Medical, ... Textiles, and others), & Geography (North America, Europe, ... to 2018" analyzes the Antimicrobial Coatings Market with ... the diverse geographical regions. , Browse 49 market ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... The North America Endpoint Security Market report defines ... America with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market ... 2014 to $4.77 billion by 2019, at a CAGR ... the TOC of the North America Endpoint Security Market ... provided. It also provides a glimpse of the segmentation ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Stryker Hip Lawsuit News: New Order Issued in New Jersey Stryker Hip Recall Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 2Health News:Stryker Hip Lawsuit News: New Order Issued in New Jersey Stryker Hip Recall Litigation, Bernstein Liebhard LLP Reports 3Health News:Tis the Season for Tick Prevention 2Health News:ATA Applauds Bill on Medicare Telemedicine Improvements 2Health News:Antimicrobial Coatings Market Projected to Reach $2.9 Billion by 2018 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Antimicrobial Coatings Market Projected to Reach $2.9 Billion by 2018 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Antimicrobial Coatings Market Projected to Reach $2.9 Billion by 2018 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:North America End-Point Security Market is Expected to Reach $4 billion in 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:North America End-Point Security Market is Expected to Reach $4 billion in 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:North America End-Point Security Market is Expected to Reach $4 billion in 2019 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4
... - Some Parents Missing Opportunities to Connect - , ... Warned of Prescription Drug Abuse Dangers - , , ... from the Partnership for a Drug-Free America and MetLife Foundation shows that ... with their teens may be missing important opportunities to connect with their ...
... WASHINGTON, Dec. 2 In the wake of the ... highlighting a pattern of abuse and neglect of those ... such individuals is calling on the incoming Obama administration ... widespread, substantive reforms in America,s mental health treatment system. ...
... pediatric dermatologist explains prevalence of winter diaper rash and predicts ... COLLEGEVILLE, Pa., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- ... babies, the winter months can mean cute little red outfits, ... red bottoms. Most don,t think about their baby,s skin health ...
... The nationally recognized Consumer Watchdog sent a letter today ... pledge to make health care affordable and available by ... The group warned Obama that a proposal pushed by ... private health insurance policies "amounts only to a government-funded ...
... finds natural, less expensive treatments are effective for Irritable ... PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 2 With its feasts, ... most, anticipated with excitement. But for the estimated ... (IBS), the holidays can be fraught with the fear ...
... Patients treated with radiation prior to surgery for ... and better overall survival rates, according to a recent ... neoadjuvant therapy, which can reduce cancerous tumor size or ... the tumor. Neoadjuvant therapy may include chemotherapy and/or radiation. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Bridging the Technology Gap: Study Confirms Teens Open to Discussing Drugs and Alcohol With Parents By Email, Cell Phones 2Health News:Bridging the Technology Gap: Study Confirms Teens Open to Discussing Drugs and Alcohol With Parents By Email, Cell Phones 3Health News:Tragedies Underscore Crisis in U.S. Public Mental Health System: National Advocacy Organization Demands Reforms 2Health News:Tragedies Underscore Crisis in U.S. Public Mental Health System: National Advocacy Organization Demands Reforms 3Health News:Photos: Heads Up, Parents: Get to the Bottom of Winter Diaper Rash 2Health News:Photos: Heads Up, Parents: Get to the Bottom of Winter Diaper Rash 3Health News:Photos: Heads Up, Parents: Get to the Bottom of Winter Diaper Rash 4Health News:Consumer Watchdog to Obama: Open Medicare to All Americans 2Health News:Consumer Watchdog to Obama: Open Medicare to All Americans 3Health News:Holiday Season Brings New Hope to Millions Who Suffer from Common Chronic Health Disorder 2
(Date:8/1/2014)... 2014  NxStage Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: NXTM ), ... Jeffrey H. Burbank , Chief Executive Officer, and ... 34 th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference being held ... on Wednesday, August 13 th at 4:30 p.m. ET.  ... http://ir.nxstage.com/ .  About NxStage Medical ...
(Date:8/1/2014)...  Neuland Laboratories Ltd., (NSE:NEULANDLAB; BSE-Scrip Code:524558), a ... (APIs), complex intermediates and custom manufacturing ... announced financial results for the first quarter of ... "Neuland,s results in the first quarter ... certain customer needs, and we do not expect ...
(Date:8/1/2014)... Dyadic International, Inc. ("Dyadic") (OTCQX: DYAI), a ... used to develop, manufacture and sell enzymes and other ... enzyme industries, announced today that it will report its ... 2014 after market close on Thursday, August 14, 2014 ... 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss those results. ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:NxStage to Present at the 34th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference 2Neuland Labs Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 2Neuland Labs Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results 3Dyadic International To Announce Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results And Host Conference Call On Thursday, August 14, 2014 2Dyadic International To Announce Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results And Host Conference Call On Thursday, August 14, 2014 3
... Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX ) today announced that the ... 3 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time to discuss its second quarter ... of the second quarter financial results after market close. ... the live conference call on August 3 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern ...
... For men facing radical prostatectomy procedures, elimination of ... In fact, a large number of these men list damage ... fears. More than 240,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate ... Samadi,s, Vice Chairman, Department of Urology, and Chief of Robotics ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Genomic Health to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 2Genomic Health to Announce Second Quarter 2011 Financial Results and Host Conference Call on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 3Post Robotic Prostate Surgery Continence and Pelvic Floor Muscles 2Post Robotic Prostate Surgery Continence and Pelvic Floor Muscles 3
... The model 55S Rocking Shaker ... gels and blotted membranes. The very ... adjustable degree of tilt provide a ... washes over gels and blotted membranes ...
... The model 55S Rocking Shaker ... gels and blotted membranes. The very ... adjustable degree of tilt provide a ... washes over gels and blotted membranes ...
Multi-Tier Shaker...
... The Thermo Labsystems Wellmix is a ... and time settings. The shaking speed is ... shaking frequency, high speed and a small ... assays. The shaking time is quick and ...
Medicine Products: