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Be Prepared for an Emergency

August 07, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Keep these helpful, life-saving tips in mind in case you need them.  Read More »

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Non-Addictive Drugs: Are They Always Safe?

July 31, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Addictive or not, all drugs come with risks and should be used with care.  Read More »

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The United, Healthy States of America

July 24, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

More U.S. teens are making smart choices about cigarettes, cocaine, and opioids. Read More »

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Tech-Wise: A “Wearable” That Measures Alcohol Intake

July 10, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

This device could help a person make safe choices while—and after—drinking. Read More »

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Addiction in Fiction: Dealing with the Consequences of a Drug Problem in “This Is Us”

May 30, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Fictional characters are often portrayed having real-life struggles. What can we learn from their stories?  Read More »

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