10 Questions Teens Ask About Drugs and Health

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) researchers have set aside a Chat Day each year during National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week® to answer questions teens have about drugs and health. They’ve compiled teens’ 10 frequently asked questions (FAQ’s) from more than 118,000 queries they’ve received to help start a conversation about drugs and health. To view the FAQ’s click here

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NIDA Drug Facts Week

It’s the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) National Drug Facts Week! Parents, visit this page for prevention and treatment resources, and to brush up on your drug facts!

National Drug Facts Week

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) launched it’s National Drug Facts Week today, it goes until January 29th! To learn more about Drug Facts Week, visit their website here

Drug Impaired Driving

Driving impairment significantly increases when alcohol is combined with marijuana use. Read more about drugged driving on the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) website.

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Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse

Developed by the Child and Family Center at the University of Oregon, Family Checkup: Positive Parenting Prevents Drug Abuse highlights parenting skills that are important in preventing the initiation and progression of drug use among youth.

NIDA family checkup