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January 13, 2009
Treating Inmates Has Proven Public Health, Safety, and Economic Benefits
January 6, 2009
A Critical Issue Highlighted at the First NIH Meeting on Substance Abuse Among Military Personnel and Their Families
December 15, 2008
This year's Monitoring the Future Survey shows mixed results
December 11, 2008
NIDA's 2008 Monitoring the Future Survey Shows Mixed Results
November 10, 2008
Meeting Explores Willpower, New Technologies in Imaging, and Brain Development
November 4, 2008
Preferable to Detox and Standard Counseling Alone
June 5, 2008
Four million dollar grant initiative to spur research
June 2, 2008
Translating Most Current Research Findings into Clinical Practice
June 2, 2008
Findings May Help to Match Smokers with Treatments Most Likely to Help Them Quit
May 28, 2008
Blending Addiction Science and Treatment: The Impact of Evidence-Based Practices on Individuals, Families, and Communities
May 28, 2008
Finding May Lead to New Treatments to Decrease Risk of Relapse
May 16, 2008
Texas High School Senior Wins First-Ever NIDA Scholastic Addiction Science Award
May 16, 2008
The 2008 winners visit the Society for Neuroscience conference in Washington, DC as a guest of NIDA Director Dr. Nora D. Volkow
May 8, 2008
NIDA Teams with Scholastic to Create Award at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair
April 2, 2008
Variant also Increases Risk for Cardiovascular Disease
April 1, 2008
Early Evaluation for Substance Abuse Still Important for This High-Risk Group
January 29, 2008
NIDA Research Reveals Subconscious Signals Can Trigger Drug Craving Circuits
December 14, 2007
Mouse study implicates immune process in brain development as well as degenerative diseases
December 11, 2007
Prescription Drug Abuse Still High For 12th Graders
November 27, 2007
Award intended to stimulate scientists of exceptional creativity to study concepts and approaches in the forefront of drug abuse and HIV/AIDS research
October 29, 2007
Nearly a third of high school seniors say they have driven while "under the influence" or been in the car with an impaired driver.
October 26, 2007
NIDA to Hold Mini-Convention at Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting