Child sexual abuse and drug use - Affects of drug abuse on the family

Long Term Effects Of Alcohol Abuse To Fetus Long Term Effects Of Alcohol Abuse To Fetus

When a woman consumes alcohol during pregnancy, it causes long term damage to the fetus in her womb. The medical conditions that arise due to this alcoholism problem are called FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders). The fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is one of the best known types of the FASD disorder.More...

Drug Abuse And Prescription Medication

Drug Abuse And Prescription Medication

Prescription drugs, if not used under the supervision of medical experts, can have adverse reactions on the body. Especially, if they are used for non-medical reasons, they result in altering the activity of the brain and can easily cause addiction. More...

 

Statistics On Abuse Elderly

Statistics On Abuse Elderly

Abuse of the elderly is a sad truth of the modern society. When one looks at the statistics of elderly abuse, one cannot help but feel sorry for the prevailing state of affairs. Statistics related to Elderly abuse is collected by the National Center of Elder Abuse in the United States. According to them, more than 30 percent of all nursing homes in America have some form of resident abuse existing. If this figure sounds alarming, then add to the fact that these are only the reported cases of abuse. More...

 

Recovering From Emotional And Verbal Abuse

Recovering From Emotional And Verbal Abuse

Recovering oneself from the emotional and verbal abuse is a huge task. The impact is life size. But that is not the end of it. These “charmers” should not be let to have their say, however powerful or popular they are. They should be pulled out of their hidden mask where they hide their original self. More...

 

Intervention Or Treatment For Childhood Sexual Abuse

Intervention Or Treatment For Childhood Sexual Abuse

Activities that are socially objectionable and criminal have to be intervened and stopped. A sexual abuse of a child leaves them vulnerable to many mental and physical impacts. Children are so vulnerable and do not understand the consequences. It becomes the responsibility of the society to intervene and stop it or treat the victim. But, it requires to be investigated carefully to assess the situation.More...