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Find the latest science-based information about the health effects and consequences of drug abuse and addiction and resources for talking with kids about the impact of drug use on health.

Free Resources for Parents

Parents Discuss Drug Abuse and Addiction with Dr. Volkow, Director of NIDA

Do you know where kids get access to prescription drugs? Learn the Rx Facts.

Must-Have Resources for Parents

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Free Resources for Teachers

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