Drugs & Health Blog

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Using the Internet To Learn the Science About Drugs

November 03, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

The Internet is teeming with blogs about everything from food to shopping to high-tech gadgets. Anyone and everyone can start a blog, and while many bloggers try their hardest to get the facts right, mistakes do happen. Read More »

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Ask the Experts: Today Is Drug Facts Chat Day

November 01, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

Today is NIDA’s fifth annual Drug Facts Chat Day. Read More »

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What's the Buzz About National Drug Facts Week?

October 31, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

This year, hundreds of events are going on across the country to shatter the myths about drug abuse and addiction during the second annual National Drug Facts Week (NDFW), which is October 31 to November 6, 2011. Read More »

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Let's Talk: Where do you find science-based health information?

October 25, 2011  /  Sara Bellum

Many U.S. Government agencies have Web sites to share information and resources with the public. Some help you find services you need—for instance, the Motor Vehicle Administration in your state helps you understand how to get your driver’s license. Read More »