True Story: John Paul Herrera, Heroin

John Herrera started experimenting with marijuana at just 11 years old. Then, at age 16,  the New Mexico native tried heroin for the first time. Read more.

Coming Face-to-Face with Addiction

What if you could look into the future and see what your life would be like if you became addicted to drugs? See how members of the YouTube comedy group SMOSH reacted when they came face-to-face with their "future selves." Watch.

DEA 360 Northern Arizona

Learn more about the state's opioid problem. Watch.


 

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What To Ask Your Dentist About Opioids (NIDA Blog)

(NIDA) Misusing opioids can lead to addiction and, in some cases, death by overdose. Read more.

Tennessee Teens Earn Top Prize in Video PSA Challenge

(May 9, 2019) The winners of the nationwide 2019 Operation Prevention Video PSA Challenge have just been announced! Read more.

What's Naloxone?

(NIDA for Teens, March 18)  Learn more about this opioid overdose reversal drug. Read more.