Tag: National Institute on Drug Abuse


Addiction recovery: A celebration of life

September 6, 2017 By

National Recovery Month in September raises awareness about substance use disorders and celebrate individuals in recovery.


Red Ribbon Week: October 23-31

October 23, 2016 By

Red Ribbon Week serves as a catalyst to mobilize communities to educate youth and encourage participation in drug prevention activities.


AAA researches marijuana-impaired driving

June 17, 2015 By

AAA gathered compelling data about marijuana legalization and its impacts on drivers and is sponsoring new studies about drugged driving.

Synthetic drugs

National Drug Early Warning System

August 26, 2014 By

This new system will monitor emerging drug trends that will help health experts identify increasing use of designer synthetic compounds.

Synthetic drugs

New to drug testing: Synthetic marijuana

November 6, 2013 By

In our ongoing quest to help keep workplaces drug-free, we now offer a synthetic cannabinoids panel to test for commonly detected compounds.

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New to drug testing: Prescription drug monitoring

October 10, 2013 By

Prescription drug abuse is the nation's fastest-growing drug problem and has been classified as an epidemic by the CDC.


National drug facts week

October 31, 2011 By

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) is promoting National Drug Facts Week, for teens to help shatter the myths about drugs and drug abuse.