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What's a Healthy Relationship Like?

April 29, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Strong, healthy relationships are important for a happy life. How can you tell if a relationship is positive for you?  Read More »

Teens Make Music Contest Winners "Off the Wall"

Announcing the “Teens Make Music” Contest Winners!

April 22, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

The winning songwriters share the motivations behind their songs and their favorite moments at the GRAMMY Awards. Read More »

Infographic section 4 Alcohol use in college students is higher than in their non-college peers. 2017 Monitoring the Future College Students and Young Adults Survey Results. Alcohol Use Per Month. Alcohol mixed with energy drinks past year.

Choices Matter—At Any Age

March 04, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

When it comes to drugs and alcohol, the choices you make as a young adult will be just as important as the ones you make in your teen years.  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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Drug Use Hurts Families

October 22, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Drug use and addiction can lead to problems for the person using drugs and for family members, too.  Read More »