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Solve a Murder Mystery: NIDA Sponsors New "CSI Web Adventures"

March 29, 2012  /  Sara Bellum

Fans of the hit TV show “Crime Scene Investigation: CSI” and would-be forensic investigators can test their skills at solving a murder mystery involving prescription drug abuse, thanks to Rice University's popular online game series, “CSI: Web Adventures,” Read More »

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We Need Your Opinion! Apply for the 2012-13 Teen Advisory Group

March 06, 2012  /  Sara Bellum

NIDA is the largest supporter of the world's research on drug abuse and addiction. Our responsibilities include sharing our scientific findings with the public. Teens are one of our most important audiences. Read More »

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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 his parents are addicted to drugs or alcohol? Celebrating Recovery, Offering Hope Read More »


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 »


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 »