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Web Hunt: Questions About Drugs, Answers from Science

Every day, teens are bombarded with messages about drugs and drug abuse through music, movies, TV,…

Facts Into Action

View or download the student article “Facts Into Action” (PDF).

Stimulant Addiction

View or download the student article “Stimulant Addiction” (PDF).

Real Questions, Real Answers

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The Lowdown on Hydrocodone

View or download the student article “The Lowdown on Hydrocodone” (PDF).

The Science of Opioid Addiction

Opioids such as Vicodin and OxyContin are medications often prescribed because of their pain-relieving properties. Used…

GET THE FACTS: Drug Abuse Puts Your Whole Body at Risk

Research shows . . . “Drug abuse and addiction can affect almost every system in your…

In Harm’s Way: More Facts About How Drug Abuse Puts Your Whole Body at Risk

“Drug abuse and addiction can affect almost every system in your body. You probably know that…

Dangerous Liaisons: Mixing Hydrocodone with Alcohol and Other Drugs

Hydrocodone, the active ingredient in pain relievers such  as Vicodin®, Anexsia®, Lorcet® and Norco®, is one…

Out of It

View or download the student article “Out of It” (PDF).

A Day in the Life of a Teen: Decisions at Every Turn

Teens are faced with many choices and tough decisions every day. Find out the facts about…

Prescription Drugs: Their Use and Abuse

A prescription label is not just a bunch of words. It’s a doctor’s instructions to a…