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July 18, 2010
Increased Use of Treatment Leads to Reduction in New Diagnoses
July 10, 2010
Original music and music video competition part of National Drug Facts Week
July 7, 2010
Discovery could lead to better ways of predicting drug abuse risk and treating addictions
May 20, 2010
Special Research Track at the American Psychiatric Association's Annual Conference
April 15, 2010
Translation Event Brings Researchers and Addiction Specialists Together
April 15, 2010
Two-day Forum Translates Research Findings into Clinical Practice
March 28, 2010
Research Suggests Food Availability Could Prompt Addiction
March 15, 2010
New Study Sheds Light on a Neurochemical Vulnerability that Could Contribute to Psychopathic Behaviors
January 7, 2010
Study Offers Promise for Medication Development
December 15, 2009
Overview of Findings 2009
December 15, 2009
International Inserm Award to be given in Paris December 17th
December 14, 2009
Downward Marijuana Trend Stalls and Prescription Drug Abuse Worrisome
November 6, 2009
First Curriculum Offerings from NIDA Centers of Excellence for Physician Information
October 5, 2009
NIDA Study Suggests Harnessing the Immune System Against Cocaine Addiction May Prove Effective
September 21, 2009
Selected Research Focuses on Imaging the Viral Synapse, Immune System Restoration, Natural HIV Silencing Mechanisms and Elimination of Latent HIV Infections.
September 9, 2009
Watch Webcast Discussion about Scientific Approach to Keep Youth Safe from Drugs
September 7, 2009
Communities That Care System Lowers Rates of Substance Abuse and Delinquent Behavior in Seven States
September 4, 2009
New Nationwide Study Shows Reduced Risk of Substance Abuse in Children
June 18, 2009
Researchers See Drop in Rates of Substance Abuse, Violence and Early Sexual Activity
May 13, 2009
Scientists see vast clinical potential of newly identified gene targets
April 20, 2009
NIDAMED Helps Doctors Provide the Best in Medical Care
March 16, 2009
NIDA research could lead to better treatment for pain and marijuana addiction
March 4, 2009
NIDA Study Shows Different Gene Variants Influence this Risk for Girls and Boys
February 2, 2009
Similarities and Differences Compared to Cocaine were Found