In English
NIDA

NIDA Notes Articles: All

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Study Gives Green Light to Antiretroviral Medications for HIV-Infected Injection Drug Users

diciembre del 2009

Reports finding from a study showing that access to antiretroviral therapies, HAART in particular, can improve the health of HIV-infected patients who have a history of injection drug use.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

NIDA's 35th Anniversary: Science Focused on Solutions

diciembre del 2009

Commemorates NIDA’s 35th anniversary and highlights some of the major accomplishments since the Institute’s inception in 1974.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Studies Link Family of Genes to Nicotine Addiction

diciembre del 2009

Reports study results suggesting that genes for several acetylcholine receptor proteins influence early smoking responses and the likelihood of nicotine dependence.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Rats Reared Alone Show ADHD Signs

diciembre del 2009

Describes an animal study showing that rats raised in isolation may prove useful in future studies exploring the neurobiology that links impulsivity and vulnerability to addiction.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Program Aims to Expand Physician Training to Treat Drug Addiction

diciembre del 2009

Describes the American Board of Addiction Medicine’s new program offering certification to physicians in addiction medicine.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Report Discusses Co-Occurrence of Drug Abuse and Other Mental Disorders

diciembre del 2009

Describes an updated report on the co-occurrence, or comorbidity, of substance use disorders and other psychiatric disorders such as ADHD, schizophrenia, and depression.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Teens With Unhealthy Weight-Control Behavior Are More Likely to Abuse Drugs

diciembre del 2009

Highlights data on unhealthy eating behaviors, such as fasting or purging, and substance abuse problems among teens.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

New Advisory Council Members

noviembre del 2009

Announces the addition of three new members to NIDA’s National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Methadone Therapy in Prison Benefits Men a Year Out

noviembre del 2009

Describes clinical trial results providing evidence that methadone maintenance to men in prison can pay off in better retention in community treatment and reduced drug abuse following their release.

NIDA Notes Category Graphic

Extended Cocaine Exposure Impairs Cognitive Function in Rats

noviembre del 2009

Reports an animal study presenting evidence that cocaine causes cognitive deficits that can persist well into abstinence.

Pages

NIDA Notes

Tags

Drug Topics

Drugs of Abuse

Population Groups

Related Topics

Toma el reto nacional sobre el coeficiente intelectual (CI) sobre las drogas