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Drugged Driving Blog Posts

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These Teens’ Ideas Could Save Lives

August 19, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Three international teen scientists won honorable mentions in Addiction Science Awards for their inventions that could reduce deaths from oral cancer and drunk driving. Read More »

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What Is Drugged Driving?

January 28, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

It isn’t safe to drive after drinking alcohol—or after using illicit drugs or misusing prescription drugs. Read More »

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Pop Quiz: What Do You Know About Safe Driving?

September 06, 2016  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Want to be a safer driver? Here’s a start: Take our quiz to see how much you know about drugged, drunken, and distracted driving. Read More »

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Read This If You Know People Who Smoke Weed and Then Drive (Part 2)

October 07, 2015  /  The NIDA Blog Team

A single marijuana cigarette can impair your driving skills. Read More »

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Read This If You Know People Who Smoke Weed and Then Drive (Part 1)

October 05, 2015  /  The NIDA Blog Team

With more states legalizing marijuana for medical and/or recreational use, it's important to know the potential risks of drugged driving. Read More »