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Good Tunes, Smart Choices: “Teens Make Music Contest” Winners To Be Announced

January 14, 2019 - 07:07
Teens are using the power of music to reflect on the consequences of drug use. Listen and learn more.  Read More »

The Year in Drug News: 2018 Blog Roundup

January 7, 2019 - 08:13
Check out this list of blog posts from the past year, complete with facts, tips, and even a few quizzes to test your knowledge.  Read More »

Survey Results Sending Smoke Signals That Teens Are Vaping at Increasing Rates

December 17, 2018 - 08:18
In this year's 2018 Monitoring the Future survey, teens reported a dramatic increase in using vaping devices, in just a single year. Read More »

Addiction and the Importance of Social Connections

December 10, 2018 - 06:59
Scientists are discovering that connecting with other people might create a positive effect for people who have problems with drugs.  Read More »

Ask a Scientist: National Drugs & Alcohol Chat Day

December 3, 2018 - 06:52
One day every year, scientists answer teens' questions about drugs, alcohol, addiction, and the brain. Read More »

How Risky Is It To Combine Drugs? Test Your Knowledge

November 19, 2018 - 09:51
Take our quiz to learn what can happen if a person uses two or more drugs at the same time. Read More »

Say What? "Clinical Trial"

November 5, 2018 - 06:03
Scientists work with volunteers in a clinical trial to find out how well a medicine or treatment works.  Read More »

The Real Cost of Vaping

October 29, 2018 - 07:19
Even though they don't produce tobacco smoke, e-cigarettes are harmful in other ways.  Read More »

Drug Use Hurts Families

October 22, 2018 - 08:03
Drug use and addiction can lead to problems for the person using drugs and for family members, too.  Read More »

Making Cigarettes Less Addictive?

October 15, 2018 - 06:59
Decreasing the amount of nicotine in cigarettes could help reduce the health risks of smoking. Read More »

A Teen Scientist Asks: How Can Parents Safely Manage Medicines in the Home?

October 2, 2018 - 08:10
Emily Garcia shares her thoughts about the important role parents play in safely storing medicines and about her love for science.  Read More »

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