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Drug Facts Chat Day Blog Posts

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Real Teens Ask: What Types of Drugs Are High School Students Using?

September 03, 2009  /  Sara Bellum

Lots of teens have questions about drugs. That’s why each year, NIDA scientists spend a day chatting online with high school students and answering their questions. At NIDA’s last Drug Facts Chat Day, ham223 asked this question: Read More »

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A word cloud made up of words from the 2008 NIDA Chat Day transcript

NIDA Chat Day Word Cloud

August 12, 2009  /  Sara Bellum

What are your biggest questions about drug abuse? What words come to mind when you think about addiction? Read More »

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Real Teens Ask: Can Your Brain Size Change From Drug Use?

July 20, 2009  /  Sara Bellum

At NIDA's last Drug Facts Chat Day, mendythepenty asked this question: "is it possible that you do so much drugs, that your brain can change into the size of a pea?" Read More »

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