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Inhalants (Mind Over Matter)

Published enero del 1997.
Describes how inhalants, such as hair spray, gasoline, and spray paint, can cause nerve cell damage in the brain that can affect the body in a lot of ways. En Español

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Marijuana (Mind Over Matter)

Published enero del 1997.
Explains how THC, the active ingredient in marijuana, causes changes in the brain that affect memory, emotions, balance, and judgment. En Español

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Tobacco Addiction (Mind Over Matter)

Published enero del 1998.
Describes how nicotine acts on the heart to change heart rate and blood pressure, and discusses dependency, treatment, and effects of long-term nicotine use. En Español

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Methamphetamine (Mind Over Matter)

Published octubre del 2000.
Explains how methamphetamine acts in the body and the brain and what happens with long-term use of the drug. En Español

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Preventing Drug Use among Children and Adolescents (In Brief)

Published enero del 1997. Revised octubre del 2003.
Presents research-based drug abuse prevention principles, an overview of program planning, and critical first steps for those learning about prevention. En Español

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National Institute on Drug Abuse (Topics in Brief)

Published febrero del 2005.
Describes the mission of NIDA, the Federal focal point for research on drug abuse and addiction, and outlines its research priorities and significant scientific accomplishments.

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Teacher's Guide (Mind Over Matter)

Published diciembre del 1997. Revised mayo del 2005.
Equips teachers with background information and lesson plans on drug abuse and addiction for use with the magazines in the Mind Over Matter series.

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Linked Epidemics: Drug Abuse and HIV/AIDS (Topics in Brief)

Published octubre del 2005.
Examines the link between HIV/AIDS and drug abuse and the research underway to treat drug abuse, a potential prevention method for HIV/AIDS.

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MDMA (Ecstasy) Abuse (Research Reports)

Published Marzo del 2006.
Describes the science behind MDMA (ecstasy) abuse, including what it does to the brain, whether it is addictive, and the latest research regarding prevention and treatment of MDMA. En Español

Treatment for Drug Abusers in the Criminal Justice System (DrugFacts)

Revised julio del 2006.
Discusses the extent of drug abuse and addiction among criminal offenders and treatment approaches that emphasize 13 principles proven to help criminal justice systems tailor treatment programs. En Español

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