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Monitoring the Future 2012 Survey Results
NIDA’s 2012 Monitoring the Future Survey shows teen alcohol and cigarette use are down, while illicit drug use has risen in recent years.
This was our third year launching National Drug Facts Week and we could not have done it without you! You are AWESOME! As we look forward to the future we have to take pride in our accomplishments and learn from our experience. But we need your help! Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your photos to be posted to our Flickr site. Also, check out our What's New & Cool section. Thank you! And we can’t wait for next year! With your help it will be bigger and better---and we can continue to help our teens Shatter the Myths About Drugs!
A video summary of various local teens thoughts after the release of the 2012 Monitoring the Future Survey results during the Dec.19, 2012 national press conference in Washington, D.C. Presenters include Dr. Nora Volkow, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse and Chris Leibowitz, guest speaker. View more videos >>
National Drug Facts Week (NDFW) is a health observance week for teens that aims to shatter the myths about drugs and drug abuse. Through community-‐based events and activities on the Web, on TV, and through contests, NIDA is working to encourage teens to get factual answers from scientific experts about drugs and drug abuse. Download the NDFW Info Sheet (PDF format, 188KB)!
NIDA's Partners in spreading the word about NDFW include: federal, state, and local agencies as well as media companies and organizations like MTV, Scholastic, Inc., and The Partnership at Drugfree.org. There's a way for everyone to learn the facts and shatter the myths about drug abuse during National Drug Facts Week!