Science projects from around the world that focused addiction, its biology, and its health consequences are considered for the honor.
Deadly car crashes were 12 percent higher on April 20 after 4:20 p.m. compared to numbers a week before and a week after, researchers found.
(NIDA) Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of famous rockers Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, recently acknowledged that she's in recovery from addiction.
(Reuters Health, March 26) – About a third of young people admitted to riding with a driver who was under the influence of alcohol or drugs, according to a recent study published by the Journal of Students on Alcohol and Drugs.
(KRQE News 13, January 17) A fifth-grader at a New Mexico school gave her classmates gummy bears she did not know were actually her parents’ medicinal marijuana edibles.
In 2016, there were more than 63,000 deadly drug overdoses in the nation, according to the latest numbers from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
(ClickonDetroit, November 15) Cookie Crisp cereal laced with marijuana sent three Michigan teens to the hospital recently.
(Newsweek, November 7) Marijuana and alcohol use had a particularly negative effect on teenage boys.
HS students in Manchester, New Hampshire are giving local officials ideas on how to stop the spread of drug use.
Teens that use marijuana a lot are more likely to have psychotic-like episodes, says new research.