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How Do Drugs Change Your Brain? Test Your Knowledge

March 05, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Take our quiz to learn how drugs can affect your brain. Read More »

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So You Think You May Have a Problem with Drugs. What Now?

March 13, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

If you think you might have a problem with drugs, it’s important to talk to a medical professional. If you have questions or concerns about taking that step, we have answers. Read More »

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Molly, Spice, and Orange Crush: Slang for Dangerous Drugs

May 28, 2014  /  Sara Bellum

“Molly,” the nickname given to MDMA, sounds hip and harmless compared to its actual name—which sounds like what it is, a chemical that you shouldn’t put in your body... Read More »

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A New Look for NIDA for Teens

April 18, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

Facebook isn’t the only Web site that gets a makeover now and then. Read More »

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Get Involved and Help Shatter the Myths About Drug Abuse

January 03, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

It’s the final countdown to National Drug Facts Week—January 28 through February 3, 2013! Read More »

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