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Acid
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Acid
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2014
Also available in Spanish, this informational website provides information on Hallucinogens including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options.
 
Research Report: Research Report Series: Hallucinogens and Dissociative Drugs
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2015
NIDA research developed a clearer picture of the dangers of hallucinogenic and dissociative drugs in this research report that compiles scientific information to inform and hopefully prevent the use of these drugs.
 
 
Alcohol
 
Video Conference: Presentations Videoconference Series
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 2007 and 2008
Providing access to the NIAAA leading scientists and the latest alcohol research, NIAAA experts offer free, accurate, and timely information on a wide range of alcohol-related topics including Adolescent Development and Alcohol Use.
 
Video: Video Cases: Helping Patients Who Drink Too Much
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 2015
This clinician online training is comprised of four interactive, 10-minute video cases that offers evidence-based clinical strategies for patients with different levels of severity and readiness to change.
 
Website: Alcohol
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
This informational website provides facts on alcohol and the impact abusing alcohol can have on people.
 
Website: Understanding Alcohol and Alcoholism
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, 2015
Providing information on alcohol and alcoholism, this informational website includes FAQs, signs and symptoms, alcohol and crime, drinking and driving, and FAS.
 
Podcasts: Alcohol
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2015
This website offers various podcasts on the effects of binge drinking, signs of alcohol poisoning, and alcohol screening and counseling.

 
Bath Salts
 
Factsheets Drug Facts: Synthetic Cathinones (Bath Salts)
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2012
Providing information on bath salts including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options, this informational website is also available in Spanish.

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Cocaine
 
Research Report: Research Report Series: Cocaine
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2010
This research report strives to keep the public informed of the latest scientific advances in the field of addiction. It includes a compilation of scientific information on cocaine abuse to tackle the personal and social devastation caused by drug abuse and addiction.
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Cocaine
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2013
Providing information on cocaine including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options, this informational website is also available in Spanish.
             
Website: Stimulants
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
This informational website provides facts on illegal stimulants such as cocaine and methamphetamine.
 
 
E-cigarettes
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Electronic Cigarettes
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2015
Providing information on electronic cigarettes including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options, this factsheet is also available in Spanish.
 
Website: Electronic Cigarettes
U.S. Food and Drug Administration, 2015
This website provide FDA regulations on e-cigarettes. The FDA has issued a proposed rule that would extend the agency’s tobacco authority to cover additional products that meet the legal definition of a tobacco product, such as e-cigarettes.

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Marijuana
 
Webinar: The Buzz on Pot: AAP’s Position and One State’s Experience
American Academy of Pediatrics, 2015
This hour-long webinar provides information on the AAP’s new Marijuana Position Statement, identifies effective ways to counsel parents and patients and cites current epidemiology of adolescent marijuana use.
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Marijuana
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2015
Providing information on marijuana including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options, this factsheet is also available in Spanish.
 
Research Report: Research Reports Series: Marijuana
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2015
This Research Report is intended as a useful summary of what the most up-to-date science has to say about marijuana and its effects on those who use it—both young and old. 

Resource Center: Marijuana Resource Center
The White House, 2015
The general public, community leaders, and other interested people are provided with the facts, knowledge, and tools to better understand and address marijuana in their communities including state laws related to marijuana.
 
Website Cannabis
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
This informational website provides facts on the use of cannabis (or marijuana), the most used illicit drug in the nation.
 
 
MDMA (Ecstasy and Molly)
 
Research Report: Research Report Series: MDMA
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2006
the latest findings from NIDA-supported research are  summarized in this research report that shows a clearer picture of the potential dangers of MDMA.
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: MDMA
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2015
Providing information on MDMA including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options, this informational website is also available in Spanish.
 
 
Opiates
 
Resource Guide: Cautious, Evidence-based Opioid Prescribing
Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing, 2014
The Do’s and Don’ts of acute pain management are provided to avoid opioid analgesic overdose deaths, addiction, and misuse.
 
Toolkit: Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2014
This toolkit equips communities and local governments with material to develop policies and practices to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths. It also addresses issues for first responders, treatment providers, and those recovering from opioid overdose.
 
Factsheets: Drug Facts: Heroin
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2014
Also available in Spanish, this informational website provides information on cocaine including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options.

Research Report: Research Report Series: Heroin
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2014
NIDA developed this publication to provide an overview of heroin use and its consequences as well as treatment options available for those struggling with heroin addiction.
 
Training: Buprenorphine Training for Physicians
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
This website provides information about the eight-hour buprenorphine waiver training courses that are required for physicians to prescribe and dispense buprenorphine.
 
Educational Courses: Opioid Prescribing Courses for Physicians
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
SAMHSA-supported continuing medical education (CME) courses on prescribing opioids for chronic pain are provided on this website.
 
Website: Opioids
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
This informational website provides facts on the misuse and abuse of prescription opioids such as hydrocodone, oxycodone, morphine, and codeine, and the illegal opioid, heroin.
 
Training Program: Providers’ Clinical Support System for Medication Assisted Treatment: Opioid Use Disorder
Providers’ Clinical Support System Training, 2015
This national training and mentoring project makes available the most effective medication-assisted treatments to serve patients in a variety of settings, including primary care, psychiatric care, and pain management settings.

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Prescription Medications
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Prescription and Over-the-Counter Medications
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2014
This informational website provides information on prescription and over-the counter medications including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options. It is also available in Spanish.
 
Research Report: Research Report Series: Prescription Drug Abuse
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2014
Through this research report NIDA hopes to increase awareness and promote additional research on prescription drug abuse. Prescription drug abuse is not a new problem, but one that deserves renewed attention.
 
Webinar: Learn About Effective Programs for Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse Among Youth
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
In this webinar, program implementers and evaluators describe content from four school- and community-based programs and present evidence about their effectiveness in preventing youth prescription drug misuse.
 
Webinar: Responding to the Prescription Misuse Epidemic: Promising Prevention Programs and Useful Resources
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
In this webinar, a wide range of topics were covered, including the scope and consequences of prescription drug misuse, alternatives to opioids for treating acute and chronic pain, and raising community awareness to this epidemic.
 
Website: Prescription Drugs
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, 2015 
This informational website provide information on alcohol and alcoholism including FAQs, fact sheets, information about trends in the U.S. and treatment and recovery options.
 
 
Steroids
 
Research Report: Research Report Series: Anabolic Steroid Abuse
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2006
NIDA research developed a clearer picture of the dangers of steroids in this research report that compiles scientific information to inform and hopefully prevent the use of these drugs.
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Steroids
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2012
Also available in Spanish, this informational website provides information on steroids including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options.
 
 
Tobacco
 
Factsheet: Drug Facts: Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2015
Providing information on tobacco products including its health effects, survey data, and prevention and treatment options, this factsheet is also available in Spanish
 
Website: Tobacco
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
This informational website provides facts on the use of tobacco, including cigarettes, chewing tobacco, snuff, cigars, pipe tobacco, and electronic cigarettes. 

 


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