Press Reporter News Service
Chandigarh, June 30
Tobacco, alcohol and drug abuse are answerable for greater than 11 million deaths yearly globally, Dr Rajinder Singh mentioned on the discharge of his e-book “Drug Dependancy”.
The e-book was launched by Baba Iqbal Singh, president, The Kalgidhar Belief, Baru Sahib. The belief runs two drug de-addiction centres – one in Punjab and one other in Himachal Pradesh.
A former adviser (psychiatry) Armed Forces, Dr Singh highlighted the favored misconceptions about psychological problems and harassed the necessity to incorporate spirituality into the therapy plan to fill the voids that addicts is likely to be making an attempt to fill with medicine or alcohol.
“This e-book isn’t just about overcoming dependancy, it’s about overcoming your fears, taking possession of your flaws and making efforts to make higher selections,” mentioned the 87-year-old Chandigarh-based psychiatrist, who has handled 10,000 drug addicts.
Dr Debasish Basu, Head of the PGI’s Psychiatry Division, was the chief visitor for the occasion.
“This e-book incorporates confirmed steps and techniques on the best way to efficiently fight the difficult downside of drug dependancy,” mentioned Dr Basu.