What’s in the News “Book Club”

Shatter the Myths Book ClubDo you read things online about drugs that seem confusing?  Our free booklets Drugs: SHATTER THE MYTHS, Drugs, Brains and Behavior: The Science of Addiction, Marijuana: Facts for Teens, and Opioids: Facts for Teens are great resources for answering your questions.  Invite your friends or your whole class to sit down and have a discussion about the facts in these booklets, and you can help each other sort through the facts about drug abuse. Discuss questions like these:

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  1. Why do teens try drugs?
  2. What is dangerous about drugs?
  3. What are opioids?
  4. What should teens know about using prescription drugs to get high?
  5. What is prescription opioid misuse?
  6. Is there such a thing as drugs that help you study better?
  7. Do you know people who drink and drive?
  8. Can addiction be cured?

To order the booklets, send an e-mail to NIDA drug fact specialists at: drugfacts@nida.nih.gov