| Published: April 29, 2017
Women Substance Abuse a Rising Problem in India
This paper traces the role of Substance abuse among women in India. In the last few years, attention has shifted from male to female substance abuse in India. As the numbers of female substance abusers perpetuate to elevate, researches and studies deliberate to understand gender-centric etiological factors, ill effects, phenomenology, outcome, and obstruction cognate to treatment with the aim to develop more efficacious treatment programs. Though, because of non-recognition of women substance abusers, the studies on Indian women substance abusers population being sparse. This paper tries to highlight the issues and rising problem of women substance abuse in India.
© 2017 Joshi U, Rathore B
Received: April 08, 2017; Revision Received: April 23, 2017; Accepted: April 29, 2017
Published in Volume 04, Issue 3, April-June, 2017