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Helping Children of Addicted Parents Find Help

February 16, 2012  /  Sara Bellum

A child looks to his parents or caregivers for total support—from birth to adulthood. But what happens to a child when the parents are addicted to drugs or alcohol? Read More »

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Nora D. Volkow, M.D., Director of NIDA

How Many Teens Actually Smoke, Drink, or Do Drugs?

January 05, 2012  /  Sara Bellum

How Many Teens Actually Smoke, Drink, or Do Drugs? Read More »

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CyberShoutout 2011

November 15, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

The bloggers below have shown their support for NIDA’s 2011 CyberShoutout, the kick-off to National Drug Facts Week. Read More »

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Behind the Curtain of the Addiction Performance Project

October 04, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

Poet and playwright T.S. Eliot said, “A play should give you something to think about.” That’s exactly what happens with a new NIDA project—called the Addiction Performance Project. Read More »

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Not LOKO for Alcoholic Energy Drinks

August 26, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

You may remember that a while back, SBB addressed an unhealthy new fad—energy drinks. Read More »

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