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Research and Studies: To understand the seriousness that the drug abuse threat poses to our children and families, you can view the latest research.

News: Drugs and drug abuse are changing everyday, and our families are at risk. Access the most recent and important news articles pertaining to drugs and drug abuse.

Red Ribbon Week: Celebrated October 23-31 annually, Red Ribbon Week presents a critical opportunity for parents, educators, and communities to fight the constant battle against drugs by talking with children about the real issues around drug use and abuse. Celebrated annually October 23-31.

National Drug Facts Week: Observed January 28 to February 3, 2013, National Drug Facts Week is a health observance week for teens and encourages community-based events that give teens a physical or virtual space to ask questions about drugs and get factual answers from a scientific expert.

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