A summary about marijuana concentrates, how they are made, how they are used, and the health effects.
This week, March 30 through April 5, 2020, is the 10th National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW), a yearly observance organized by NIDA in partnership with the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
For the second year in a row, rapid rises in vaping among adolescents are the top story from the Monitoring the Future survey of drug use and attitudes among the country’s 8th, 10th, and 12th graders.
Presented in question-and-answer format and targeted to parents, provides facts about opioids and their potential harmful effects.
Presents research-based principles of adolescent substance use disorder treatment; covers treatment for a variety of drugs including, illicit and prescription drugs, alcohol, and tobacco; presents settings and evidence-based approaches unique to treating adolescents.
A plain-language summary about marijuana, how people use it, its effects on the brain and overall health, and treatment options for misuse.
Provides parents with research-based skills to help keep their children drug-free.
A plain-language research summary that describes how popular over-the-counter medications are misused and provides information on why this can be dangerous.
A plain-language research summary that describes how e-cigarettes work, how safe they are compared to traditional cigarettes, and if they can help with smoking cessation.
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A plain language summary of synthetic cathinones and their health effects.