No sector of life is untouched by the epidemic of drug abuse. Crime and violence are the most obvious by-products, but the lives ruined or lost to drugs are most tragic. And the problem is not limited to street drugs; the misuse of medications can be equally disastrous. With the information contained in this booklet you can learn why drugs are so damaging to the mind as well as the body. You’ll also gain practical tools you can use to help someone recover from drug abuse.