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Published June 2018.
A plain language summary of prescription stimulant medications, how they affect the body, and how addiction can be treated.
Published March 2018.
A plain language research summary of CNS depressants, how they can be misused, and how they affect the brain.
Revised October 2019.
Offers an overview of trends of drug use in the military and the special risks faced by this population.
Revised September 2016.
Answers teens’ most frequently asked questions about drugs and abuse with scientific facts and engaging images.
Revised January 2020.
Provides a summary of key points related to women and substance use, including sex and gender differences in substance use and addiction treatment, and how substance use affects a mother and her baby.
Revised December 2019.
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.
Revised April 2019.
A plain-language research summary about kratom, how it affects the brain, and its health effects.
Revised January 2019.
List of resources to help find treatment data.
Revised June 2019.
Opioids: Facts Parents Need to Know Presented in question-and-answer format and targeted to parents, provides facts about opioids and their potential harmful effects.