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Teenage Issues.

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Teenage Issues Adolescent is an important stage of life that each of us passes through. Some people face this period of their life strongly and positively, while others face many problems and difficulties. This depends on the environment these young adults live in, their parents, their friends, their living conditions, their education, and many other factors. Teenagers face many issues such as becoming addicted to drugs and alcohol, being influenced negatively by their peers, self-image and weight, or even arguments with their parents Drugs between teenagers are one of the most serious problems, because it causes a change in the behavior of any teenager and a physical change too. Most of the teenagers use alcoholic drinks as a way to escape from their problems. Teenagers might also use them because of their friend's influence. Poor teenagers might use them too, to forget their cold body and hunger. Alcoholism is a society's sickness that affects all people, including teenagers and adults. It is considered as a modern way to have fun. Some teens drink alcohol so they can become popular and well-known in their school. ...read more.


Teenagers usually feel peer pressure when they feel unpopular between their friends or when they want to be accepted in a group of other teenagers. The group is a place where one feels accepted where he/she can feel good about himself or he/she feels secure. It increases their self esteem and it also enhances their self-image. Unfortunately, teenagers who want to be part of these groups need to follow certain unpleasant routines such as stealing, smoking, taking drugs, or drinking alcohol. Many times they do things that they would never have imagined themselves doing before meeting a new group of people. Some teens try to make the "right" decision so others will admire them. Having parents or other responsible adults they can turn to for help or advice is important in a teen's life. Their issues would have nothing to do with their relationships with there parents but there self-image. Teenagers might also face self-image or weight problems. One of the main illnesses that come from these problems is an illness called anorexia. Anorexia is a sickness that happens most commonly with girls. ...read more.


It is hard for the parents to know if their urge to hurt is harmless or dangerous. However, harming the child physically takes a huge part in the way the children think of life and their own parents. Their teen children might use drugs or alcohol as a method to forget thinking about the problems caused by their parents. This can also lead the child to a lack of self-confidence and may lead to depression. Hurting their children physically, should be the last punishment any parent would ever think of. Parents must use advisable ways to punish their children such as forbidding them from their favorite hobby for certain duration. The parents can also listen and discuss the problems their children are facing. Teenagers are not the only ones who are responsible for all their problems. The responsible people may also be their friends or even their parents. I also believe that the teenage period of a person's life is the most important one. It is the time when he receives his education, and learns the right from the wrong. In addition to this, if the teenager collects his/her bad habits in his teenage years then these bad habits might stick through his/her whole life. ...read more.

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