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Teens’ Drug Use Is Lower Than Ever (Mostly)

January 08, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Teens are using alcohol, opioids, and cigarettes less frequently than they used to. But they don't always know about the risks involved in using e-cigarettes, marijuana, and inhalants.  Read More »

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The Year in Drug News: 2017 Blog Roundup

January 03, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Check out our list of last year’s blog posts—on secondhand marijuana smoke, e-cigarettes, opioids, and more—and see what you may have missed. Read More »

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Discovering Medications by Computer

December 11, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Technology is helping scientists find new ways to safely treat health problems.  Read More »

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Teens Get It: Marijuana and Tobacco Are Hazardous to Your Health

September 18, 2017  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Teens' use of marijuana, and of tobacco, continues to decline. Read More »

States and territories in which marijuana is legal for recreational and medical purposes: Washington, Oregon, Nevada, California, Utah, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Montana, Alaska, Hawaii, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Minnesota, Illinois, Michigan, Missouri, Arkansas, Louisiana, Ohio, Florida, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, New York, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Jersey, West Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, and D.C.

How Legal Is Marijuana?

October 11, 2016  /  The NIDA Blog Team

So far, 33 states and D.C. have passed laws to that allow people use marijuana legally for recreational or medical use. Read More »

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