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  • 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health
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    2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health

    The Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration released the results of the 2007 National Survey on Drug Use and Health at the National…

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  • Teen Depression and Marijuana Use
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    Teen Depression and Marijuana Use

    John Walters and others spoke to reporters about a report indicating a link between teen marijuana use, depression, and serious mental illness. The White House report was titled, Teen Marijuana Use…

    650 views
  • Report on Drug Use by Young People
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    Report on Drug Use by Young People

    John Walters talked about a study on drug use by young people entitled "Monitoring the Future". He spoke about the rise in abuse of pharmaceutical medication and the decreased use of most…

    85 views
  • Prescription Drug Abuse
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    Prescription Drug Abuse

    Representatives of the Drug Enforcement Administration, the White House, the pharmaceutical industry, and others talked about prescription drug abuse. Topics included “diversion” of…

    171 views
  • Monitoring Drug Use
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    Monitoring Drug Use

    Officials held a press conference to release the 2006 results of the research study “Monitoring the Future: A Continuing Study of the Lifestyles and Values of American Youth.” The study was…

    48 views
  • Drug Control Policy
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    Drug Control Policy

    John Walters was interviewed about the status of the U.S. anti-drug campaign and its ads, drug policy and the upcoming elections, and the rise of opium production in Afghanistan. He also…

    56 views
  • Synthetic Drug Control Strategy
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    Synthetic Drug Control Strategy

    The Officials released the first Synthetic Drug Control Strategy, which provides a comprehensive plan for reducing the use and manufacture of methamphetamine and the abuse of…

    212 views
  • US Drug Policy
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    U.S. Drug Policy

    Mr. Walters provided an update on U.S. drug policy. He spoke about the success and failures of various drug addiction prevention programs. The guest responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. A…

    73 views
  • Survey on Teen Drug Use
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    Survey on Teen Drug Use

    Officials released a report titled “2005 Monitoring the Future Survey on Teen Drug Abuse.” The report examined recent trends in juvenile drug use and found a modest decline in teen drug…

    111 views
  • Marijuana Use and Mental Health
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    Marijuana Use and Mental Health

    Mental health experts and government officials spoke about marijuana use and mental health in teenagers. They also released research findings linking some mental disorders with marijuana…

    83 views
  • Nations Substance Abuse Patterns
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    Nation's Substance Abuse Patterns

    Participants talked about substance abuse among teenagers, declining patterns of drug utilization by teens, education and prevention programs, as well and continuing problems with the use…

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  • Teen Drug Use
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    Teen Drug Use

    Officials spoke to reporters about the results of a study on teenage drug abuse that showed significant declines over the past two years. They also answered questions from the reporters.

    68 views
  • Drug Control Policy
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    Drug Control Policy

    Director Walters criticized the legalization of marijuana, detailing its dangers. He also talked about other drug control policy issues and responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and…

    27 views
  • Teenage Drug Use
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    Teenage Drug Use

    Officials spoke to reporters about a report on teenage drug use. The report found overall decreases in the amount of drug use, public information campaigns, and future programs to reduce…

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