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New Report: Teen Marijuana Vaping Increases

According to the latest Monitoring the Future Study, the percentage of 12th graders who admitted to vaping marijuana oil within the last month doubled from the previous year.

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Watch: Teens React to B'more Opioid Summit

The event featured performances by New Orleans rapper Dee-1, as well as first-hand stories about drug addiction from people in recovery.


Myth or Fact? “Addiction Is a Choice"

(NIDA)  Have you ever heard someone say that addiction is a choice?

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Contest Winners Honored at L.A. Event

Winners from this year’s Living the Example Video Contest were recently honored during an exclusive red carpet event in Los Angeles.

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In Recovery—Steps to Overcoming Addiction

(NIDA Teens) Most people know that addiction, can be overcome with treatment. But like many other diseases, it is often a winding road to get there. Read more.

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Video: Teens Talk about “Living the Example”

Teens from across the country answered that question as part of Mentor Foundation USA’s 2019 Living The Example online video contest. Vote for your favorite video.

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Winners Announced in 'Living the Example' Video Contest

(August 15, 2019) As part of the contest, teens from across the nation submitted videos showing how they 'live the example.' 


Tennessee Teens Earn Top Prize in Video PSA Challenge

The winners of the 2019 Operation Prevention Video PSA Challenge have just been announced!

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Smoking strong marijuana daily increases risk of psychosis, study finds

​(CBS News, March 20) According to a new study, smoking potent marijuana every day can increase the likelihood of developing a psychotic disorder by almost five times.  


Teens Celebrate Being Drug-free Through Music

Each year, the GRAMMY Foundation® and MusiCares® Teens Make Music Contest encourages teens across the nation to create original songs and/or music videos promoting a life free of drugs and the dangers of substance misuse.