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Children and teenage smoking – a spiritual perspective

1. Introduction Childhood and the teenage years are formative years during which the foundation for the overall growth and development of an individual is built. As this phase is marked with exuberance and high energy levels where a child learns and emulates others by observing, experimenting and exploring, it puts tremendous responsibility on parents and … Continue reading Children and teenage smoking – a spiritual perspective

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Addictions and economically developed societies

Why do people in economically developed societies become more susceptible to adopting addictive behaviour?

Addictions are a worldwide problem

People waste time, money, and energy pursuing an addiction that takes them away from the true purpose of life.