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Leads for Treating Methamphetamine Addiction

July 20, 2011  /  Yamini Naidu, Addiction Science Award Winner

My name is Yamini Naidu and I am a sophomore at Valley Catholic High School in Beaverton, Oregon. I have been working on a science project about Methamphetamine (METH) addiction for the past two years, beginning in the summer of 2009. Read More »

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Real Teens Ask: What Are Designer Drugs?

March 17, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

Questions about drugs? Lots of teens are asking. That’s why each year, NIDA scientists spend a day chatting online with high school students and answering their questions. Read More »

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Meth Mouth and Crank Bugs: Meth-a-morphosis

January 11, 2010  /  Sara Bellum

The SBB has already told you about some of the nasty effects that methamphetamine can have on the body—remember that post about how scavengers won’t even eat the Read More »

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NIDA News: Back to the Future?

December 14, 2009  /  Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of NIDA

It's that time of year again-time to announce the results of NIDA's annual Monitoring the Future survey. For the 34th year, researchers went into classrooms all over the country and asked young people to fill out surveys about their drug use. Read More »

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Degrassi on Teen Nick

October 10, 2009  /  Sara Bellum

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