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Say What? "Scientific Method"

August 18, 2017 - 07:27
The process that scientists use to conduct experiments is constantly revealing more about how drug use affects the mind and body.  Read More »

Resisting Peer Pressure

August 14, 2017 - 12:08
With practice and a few tips, you can resist the pressure to try drugs or alcohol.  Read More »

Be Prepared for an Emergency

August 7, 2017 - 08:24
Keep these helpful, life-saving tips in mind in case you need them.  Read More »

Non-Addictive Drugs: Are They Always Safe?

July 31, 2017 - 08:49
Addictive or not, all drugs come with risks and should be used with care.  Read More »

The United, Healthy States of America

July 24, 2017 - 09:43
More American teens make smart choices about drug use and health.  Read More »

Tech-Wise: A “Wearable” That Measures Alcohol Intake

July 10, 2017 - 08:38
This wearable device helps someone know if it’s safe to drive after drinking. Read More »

Say What? “Receptor”

June 26, 2017 - 09:08
Billions of nerve cells in your brain coordinate everything you feel, think, and do.  Read More »

Human Trafficking and Drugs

June 19, 2017 - 09:01
Illegal transporting (or trafficking) of people and transporting illegal drugs often happen together. Read More »

Addiction Science Award Winners 2017

June 12, 2017 - 11:41
Find out what teen scientists learned about genes, drug use, and risky behavior.   Read More »

“Third-hand Smoke”: A Lingering Problem

June 5, 2017 - 10:03
Tobacco's dangers are more than what we can see and smell.  Read More »

Addiction in Fiction: Dealing with the Consequences of a Drug Problem in “This Is Us”

May 30, 2017 - 07:23
Fictional characters are often portrayed having real-life issues. What can we learn from their stories?  Read More »

What Increases the Risk of Having a Drug Problem? (Part 2)

May 22, 2017 - 10:30
Difficulties in school, at work, or with friendships can put you at increased risk. Read More »

What Increases the Risk of Having a Drug Problem? (Part 1)

May 15, 2017 - 08:47
Starting drug use when you’re young is one of many factors that can put you at greater risk. Read More »

Five Things Inhalants Can Do to Your Body

May 8, 2017 - 07:57
Inhaling fumes from household or workplace products – even just one time – can be very harmful to your brain and body. Read More »

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