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Published by National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Dept. of Health and Human Services in Bethesda, Md. (6001 Executive Blvd., rm. 5213, Bethesda, 20892-9561) .
Written in English

  • National Institute on Drug Abuse,
  • Drug abuse -- United States,
  • Substance abuse -- United States

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    Other titlesMedia guide.
    ContributionsNational Institute on Drug Abuse.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17742979M

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National Institute on Drug Abuse. NIDA’s Public Information and Liaison Branch: NIDA’s Link to the Media. We are committed to bringing timely, factual information on addiction and its treatment to the press and public.

NIDA’s Public Information and Liaison Branch (PILB) is part of NIDA’s Office of Science Policy and Communications. This publication is available for your use and may be reproduced in its entirety without permission from NIDA.

Citation of the source is appreciated, using the following language: Source: National Institute on Drug Abuse; National Institutes of Health; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

Author: National Institute on Drug Abuse. Publisher: Bethesda, Md. ( Executive Blvd., rm.Bethesda, ): National Institute on Drug Abuse, National. The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse. National Survey of American Attitudes on Substance Abuse XVI: Teens and parents.

Eysenbach, G. Digital social media, youth, and non-medical use of prescription drugs: The need for reform. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 15(7), e (). Searchable directory of drug and alcohol treatment programs around the country that treat drug abuse, alcoholism, and alcohol abuse problems.

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