The role of family background on adolescent khat chewing behavior in Jazan Region

Abstract

BACKGROUND Khat is a well-known natural stimulant from the Catha edulis plant and is widely used in certain Red Sea countries, including Yemen and the province of Jazan in Saudi Arabia. Jazan is located in the southwestern part of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia adjacent to Yemen, where the practice of khat chewing is deeply rooted throughout the entire… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1744-859X-12-16

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