The National Institute on Drug Abuse
Nationwide, there are a number of highly regarded organizations dedicated to various arenas within the scope of mental health and addiction, most of whom are either non-profits or government run. Examples of such organizations would be, SAMSHA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration), NAADAC (The Association for Addiction Professionals), NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness), NIH (National Institute of Health) to name just a few.
Within the National Institute of Health is a sub-organization called NIDA (National Institute on Drug Abuse), which operates under the federal government and can be found online at: www.drugabuse.gov. As stated on their website, “NIDA’s mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.” Essentially, this includes nearly any topic relating to drug and alcohol addiction, treatment & rehabilitation information, medical detox information, scientific advancements, studies and so forth.
Revive Detox Center presents this page as a reputable source for clear, concise and unbiased information within the scopes of mental health and substance abuse related issues. We have designed this page as an RSS feed which, automatically pulls the latest news from the NIDA website and sorts each article chronologically, from newest to oldest. Each article link will take you to original source on the NIDA website..