The illicit drug use in America is extremely rising. It is just common for children to come into contact with such illicit substance. Marijuana use has doubled and the use of cocaine and heroin was on the rise as well. Almost 16 million people worldwide used opiates – opium, morphine, heroin and synthetic opiates. 9.5% of youths in the United States aged 12 to 17 are currently abusing illicit drugs based on the National Survey on Drug Use and Health in 2007.