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National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week Blog Posts

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NIDA Director Kicks Off NDAFW and Chat Day

January 22, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

More than 50 scientists chat live with teens across the country on National Drugs & Alcohol Chat Day. Read More »

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Good Tunes, Smart Choices: “Teens Make Music Contest” Winners To Be Announced

January 14, 2019  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Teens are using the power of music to reflect on the consequences of drug use. Listen and learn more.  Read More »

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Ask a Scientist: National Drugs & Alcohol Chat Day

December 03, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

One day every year, scientists answer teens' questions about drugs, alcohol, addiction, and the brain. Read More »

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Let’s Shatter the Myths About Drugs

February 26, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Make choices about your health based on facts, not myths.  Read More »

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Eight Questions From Teens About Drugs and Alcohol

April 25, 2016  /  The NIDA Blog Team

How much do you really know about why people become addicted to drugs, whether marijuana can be medicine, and what causes a hangover? Read More »

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