Highlights data on the prevalence of people entering substance abuse treatment programs who also reported having at least one co-occurring mental health problem.
Highlights data on unhealthy eating behaviors, such as fasting or purging, and substance abuse problems among teens.
Compares data on substance abuse and sexual risk among college students and their peers who do not attend college.
Discusses 2009 prevalence rates of cigarette, alcohol, prescription drug, and illicit drug use among adolescents and discusses trends in use over time.
Reports on 2009 data indicating a rise in drug abuse in the United States and the factors that may have contributed to this increase.
Reports 2010 rates of cigarette smoking among eighth girls, providing historical data and racial and ethnic differences.
Reports 2010 rates of marijuana use among 8th, 10th, and 12th grade students, noting that daily use increased by more than 10 percent in all three grades since the 2009 survey. Also reports a rise in ecstasy use.