Sudheesh.S, Dr. S. N. Nanjunde Gowda
Abstract: Our brain develops until the age of 25 years. Anything disrupts this process including substance will affect brain development. During the brain’s development stage, any type of trauma and/or changes in the brain’s wiring could affect brain function. When the students use alcohol in their teen age it affects their brain development and thereby losing their educational life. It causes increase the level of drug abuse among teenagers and it also affects their family. The students will lose their wonderful life. The liberty in student’s life, easy availability, less illicit drug abuse polices and their cultural background are made the students vulnerable to drug abusers. This need to be change by providing proper education to students and their parents about the consequences of drug abuse. The importance of avoiding he drug abuse need to council to the students and their parents.
Keywords: Students, drug abuse, education