According to the Surgeon General’s report on smoking and young people, more than 600,000 middle school students and 3 million high school students smoke cigarettes. Read More »
Last year: Chicago.
This year: Los Angeles. Read More »
HIV newly infects about 48,000 Americans every year, but one in five with the disease don’t even know they have it. Read More »
This week is the first annual National Prevention Week (NPW)—a celebration of what people and organizations do in their communities to prevent drug and alcohol abuse and to promote mental and emotional well-being. Read More »
Did you know that of the top 22 substances teens abused across the country in 2011, 8 were prescription drugs often found in the family medicine cabinet? Read More »
Find NIDA for Teens on:
Site last updated January 19, 2017
NOTE: PDF documents require the free Adobe Reader. Microsoft Word documents require the free Microsoft Word Viewer.
Flash content requires the free Adobe Flash Player.
National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week and the National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week logo design are registered marks of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
NIH...Turning Discovery Into Health®