The awareness ribbon color for substance abuse awareness is red - Red Ribbon Week is commonly held in American schools. Red Ribbon Week is an alcohol, tobacco and other drug and violence prevention awareness campaign observed annually in October in the United States.
U.S. National Substance Abuse Prevention Month - In 2011 President Obama issued the first-ever Presidential Proclamation designating October as National Substance Abuse Prevention Month. The President's Drug Control Strategy promotes the expansion of national and community-based programs that reach young people in schools, on college campuses, and in the workplace with tailored information to help them make healthy decisions about their future.
U.S. National Recovery Month - Every September, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use issues and celebrate the people who recover.
|Latest Drug Addiction Publications|
|1 - Many Smokers with Serious Mental Illness Want To Quit Smoking - Washington University School of Medicine.|
|2 - Kerry Gaynor Method to Help Quit Smoking - Optikal Inc.|
|3 - Flakka: A New Synthetic Street Drug - Disabled World.|
|4 - Number of Smokers Who Will Die from the Habit - 66% - Sax Institute.|
|5 - Heroin: Health Effects and Addiction Treatment - Thomas C. Weiss.|
|6 - U.S. Smoking Statistics Hits All-time Low - Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).|
|7 - Personality Disorders and Problem Gambling - Springer.|
|8 - How Women in Recovery Manage Personal Networks of Family and Friend Drug Users - Case Western Reserve University.|
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