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Jose BenitezSOC-220Dr. Servatius 12/15/19Social Problem FinalAfter analyzing and understanding the true process of a social problem, I would like to addressthat drug abuse is not just a one-person phenomenon. Drug use and the abuse that comes after isjust such a destructive issue it will have an overall effect on the community, family, andindividual. But society takes most the blame for how it has enabled drug use among teenagers,and making it seem like a cool thing to take part in. Not to mention that once someone begins toabuse drugs, they are label in a way that makes them seem like bad individuals. Crime thenbecomes associated with their disease, and society turns its back on them by making it harder tolive a normal life. A century spent trying to eradicate illicit drug use has confirmed that consumerdemand is the most powerful force shaping drug markets. (Werle, 2018).Prescription drug abuse has been an issue for any years, mainly because obtaining them is suchan easy method. The challenge is to maximize safe and effective treatment while minimizing thediversion of prescription drugs and the development of substance abuse disorders. (Elliott, 2008).Teenagers will get their hands on them and sell them or just give them away to others at the nextparty they attend. It has become a normal thing and many of them do not think of the
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