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Hallucinogens Research Report Cover

Hallucinogens and Dissociative Drugs (Research Reports)

Published marzo del 2001. Revised febrero del 2015.
Offers the latest research findings on hallucinogens and dissociative drugs, describing what they are, how they are abused, and basic facts about different drugs within this classification of drugs. En Español

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Marijuana: Facts for Teens (Featured Publication)

Published abril del 2001. Revised mayo del 2015.
Presented in question-and-answer format and targeted to teens, provides facts about marijuana and its potential harmful effects. En Español

Substance Use in Women (Research Reports)

Published julio del 2015.
Examines women and substance use, including sex and gender differences in use, how substance use affects a mother and her baby, and sex and gender differences in drug addiction treatment.  

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Therapeutic Communities (Research Reports)

Revised julio del 2015.
Describes a type of long-term residential treatment for substance use disorders called therapeutic communities, including how they treat populations with special needs and how they can be incorporated into the criminal justice system.

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Family Checkup

Published octubre del 2012. Revised agosto del 2015.
Provides parents with research-based skills to help keep their children drug-free.

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Marijuana (Research Reports)

Published octubre del 2002. Revised septiembre del 2015.
Explores the latest research on marijuana, including the scope of marijuana use in the U.S., health consequences, its effects on everyday activities, and available treatments. En Español

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The Prescription Opioid Epidemic and Heroin (Research Reports)

Published octubre del 2015. Revised octubre del 2015.
Explores the relationship between prescription opioid abuse and heroin use, including prescription opioid use as a risk factor for heroin use, reasons why people progress from using prescription opioids to heroin, and the need for prevention and treatment.  


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