Last updated: September 8, 2014
2014 review of scientific literature on the health effects of electronic cigarette use, behavioral impacts on users and marketing efforts by e-cigarette companies.
Last updated: August 29, 2012
2012 study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on the potential relationship between the long-term use of marijuana and IQ declines.
Last updated: May 11, 2012
2012 study in the Journal of the American Medical Association on the tripling of rates of babies affected by maternal opiate use over the past decade.
Last updated: May 8, 2012
2012 report from the U.S. government’s Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality spotlighting data relating to children of alcoholics in the United States.
Last updated: April 4, 2012
2011 study from the University of Bonn and SUNY in the Journal of Media Psychology on the connection between personality traits and time spent online.
Last updated: April 2, 2012
2011 study published in the journal Addictive Behaviors on anti-drug television advertising and self-reported drug use in teenagers.
Last updated: January 19, 2012
2011 federal government-sponsored research on prescription-drug use, both of legal and illicit substances, by U.S. adolescents.
Last updated: May 2, 2011
2011 study by the University of California, Los Angeles, published in the Journal of Gambling Studies on gaming habits as reported in a casino setting.
Last updated: April 28, 2011
2010 study in UNLV Gaming Research and Review Journal on young gamblers and propensity for risky behavior.
Last updated: April 26, 2010
2012 Yale University and Washington University of St. Louis study on the cost-effectiveness of three types of peer-intervention methods.