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Hallucinogens (Mind Over Matter)

Published enero del 1997. Revised enero del 2009.
Explains to young teens how hallucinogens affect the brain’s communication centers as well as its ability to control sleep and emotions. En Español


Addiction Science and Clinical Practice: Volume 5, Number 1 (Addiction Science and Clinical Practice)

Published abril del 2009.
Features recent research on drug abuse and criminal justice, including interventions to promote successful re-entry, nutrition issues for HIV-infected drug abusers, and recovery-oriented systems of care.


Patient-Physician Conversation Poster (Featured Publication)

Published abril del 2009.
Encourages patients to discuss any and all drug use—including prescription and over-the-counter medications—with their doctors and other health care professionals.


Treatment Approaches for Drug Addiction (DrugFacts)

Revised septiembre del 2009.
Describes research findings on effective medication and behavior treatment approaches for drug abuse and addiction and discusses special considerations for the criminal justice setting. En Español


Brain Power: Grades K-1 (Brain Power)

Published enero del 2005. Revised septiembre del 2009.
Offers an interactive science education program for students in grades K–1 about scientists, the brain, and the effects of drugs on the human body. Includes five learning modules, student resources, parent newsletters, and videos.


Mentoring: A Guide for Drug Abuse Researchers (Featured Publication)

Published noviembre del 2009.
Discusses the importance of quality mentorship in drug abuse research and offers suggestions for creating a successful mentor and mentee relationship.


The Brain: Understanding Neurobiology Through the Study of Addiction

Published enero del 2000. Revised marzo del 2010.
Equips teachers and students in grades 9 through 12 with interactive curriculum on the neurobiology of the brain as a result of drug abuse and addiction.


Prescription Drug Poster (Featured Publication)

Published marzo del 2010.
Raises awareness of the health consequences of improper use of prescription drugs and contrasts it with the benefits of safe and proper prescription drug use.


Research Training at NIDA (Featured Publication)

Published junio del 2010.
This update to NIDA's Research Training Brochure provides the latest information on training and career development grants that aim to provide such support.


Cocaine (Research Reports)

Published mayo del 1999. Revised septiembre del 2010.
Describes the latest research findings on cocaine, exploring the scope of abuse in the U.S., its potential long- and short-term health effects, maternal cocaine use, and treatment approaches. En Español


NIDA Notes: The Latest in Drug Abuse Research

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