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Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications (DrugFacts)

Published junio del 2009. Revised mayo del 2013.
Provides an overview of commonly abused prescription drugs—opioids, central nervous system depressants, and stimulants—and explains how they affect the brain, treatments available, and reported use. En Español

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Seeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask

Published diciembre del 2011. Revised junio del 2013.
Offers guidance in seeking drug abuse treatment and lists five questions to ask when searching for a treatment program. En Español

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Drugs: Shatter the Myths

Published octubre del 2010. Revised julio del 2013.
Answers teens’ most frequently asked questions about drugs and abuse with scientific facts and engaging images.

MDMA (Ecstasy or Molly) (DrugFacts)

Revised septiembre del 2013.
Provides basic facts about MDMA, also called ecstasy or Molly, including how it affects the brain, other health effects, and treatment options. En Español

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Methamphetamine (Research Reports)

Published abril del 1998. Revised septiembre del 2013.
Provides an overview of the latest scientific findings on methamphetamine, including short- and long-term health consequences, effects on pregnancy, and potential prevention and treatment options. En Español

Drugged Driving (DrugFacts)

Published octubre del 2013.
Provides basic facts about drugged driving, including statistics, trends, and teen prevalence, and explains why drugged driving is hazardous, particularly as it relates to marijuana. En Español

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Marijuana: Facts for Teens

Published abril del 2001. Revised octubre del 2013.
Presented in question-and-answer format and targeted to teens, provides facts about marijuana and its potential harmful effects. En Español

Electronic Cigarettes (e-Cigarettes) (DrugFacts)

Published noviembre del 2013. Revised noviembre del 2013.
Electronic cigarettes (also called e-­‐cigarettes or electronic nicotine delivery systems) are smokeless, battery operated devices designed to deliver nicotine with flavorings or other chemicals to the lungs of users without burning tobacco En Español

2014 IQ Challenge

National Drug IQ Challenge

Published diciembre del 2013.
Encourages people to test their knowledge about drug abuse and addiction by asking them to take a 12-question quiz. Accompanying answers shed light on the science of drug abuse. En Español

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Hallucinogens and Dissociative Drugs (Research Reports)

Published Marzo del 2001. Revised enero del 2014.
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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