Welcom at Substance Abuse Research Center

Addiction continues to be a major health problem through its association with other risky behaviors and disorders. Khat, Amphetamines and Smoking have been compelling issues for a long time in Jazan province. It is understood as an individual lifestyle choice that has become out of control. In a study conducted by Faculty of Medicine at Jazan University, The researchers found that the prevalence of Khat chewing seems to be high among male students in the secondary schools and colleges in Jazan region.