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Addiction and the Importance of Social Connections

December 10, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Scientists are discovering that connecting with other people might create a positive effect for people who have problems with drugs.  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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How Risky Is It To Combine Drugs? Test Your Knowledge

November 26, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Take our quiz to learn what can happen if a person uses two or more drugs at the same time. Read More »

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Say What? "Clinical Trial"

November 05, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Scientists work with volunteers in a clinical trial to find out how well a medicine or treatment works.  Read More »

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The Real Cost of Vaping

October 29, 2018  /  The NIDA Blog Team

Even though they don't produce tobacco smoke, e-cigarettes are harmful in other ways.  Read More »

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