General Addiction Resources
Drug Addiction Sites
This comprehensive site offers diverse information and links about all aspects of substance abuse; extremely helpful for both professionals and the general public About.com Substance Abuse Page
Straightforward information and articles and drug and alcohol abuse. Alcohol and Drug Abuse
Information on a holistic approach in dealing with addiction and substance abuse. Drug Rehab
Companion website to television documentary series Bill Moyers Close to Home Online
National Institute on Drug Abuse overview of various drugs, potential for dependence, ways that they are used, and duration of effects Common Drugs of Abuse
Global report from the United States Information Agency Drug Addiction: The Struggle
Numerous addictions links, particularly strong on the international issues related to drugs Drugs and Drugs Use Internet Guide
Public information guide produced by the Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration: Drugs of Abuse
Provides basic information about drugs to families Drug Enforcement Administration: Get It Straight!
Media Awareness Project provides breaking news about drugs on the international scene Drugnews Index
Searchable encyclopedia with entries about all aspects of substance use, based in UK Drugsearch
Color photographs of drugs and drug topics from various websites, compiled by the Indiana Prevention Resource Center Drug Photo Menu
Megasite with something for everybody; includes information about drugs, publications, statistics, and news Indiana Prevention Resource Center
Excellent, timely website devoted to substance abuse and violence prevention Join Together Online
U.S. Department of State links to drug war documents Narcotics and Substance Abuse
Indispensable resource for drug and alcohol information, including searchable databases, pamphlets, and the latest research National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
Pathology slides of the effects of various drugs on bodily organs Pathology of Drug Abuse
National Institute of Medicine book about the biological, psychological, and social effects of addiction Pathways of Addiction
Very comprehensive site with extensive list of bibliographies on addiction topics, screening instruments, and research summaries Project Cork Institute
National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information pamphlet that helps families recognize and respond to substance use and abuse Straight Facts About Drugs and Alcohol
Updated and cross-referenced list of drug slang, categorized by drug type and dealing/sale/taking; compiled by the Office of National Drug Control Policy Street Terms: Drugs and the Drug Trade
Drug Enforcement Administration document that briefly describes different drugs and their schedules U.S. Information Service: Narcotics and Substance Abuse
Explores the effects of substance on the nervous system Understanding Addiction: Basic Science Information
Comprehensive resources on a variety of addictions Web of Addictions
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