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The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) of Middlesex County, Inc. is a non-profit, community-based health organization providing prevention, education, information, and referral services to county residents, businesses, schools, faith-based organizations, municipal alliances, and social service agencies since 1980.
Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the prevention of addiction-related problems across the lifespan.
Teens Who Try Bath Salts Are Frequent Users

Teens Who Try Bath Salts Are Frequent Us…

A new study finds while only about one percent of high school seniors say they have tried bath salts in the last year.Almost one-fifth of those who tried it say...

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Attorneys General Pressure E-Cigarette Industry to Stop Targeting Minors

Attorneys General Pressure E-Cigarette I…

Attorneys general in more than a dozen states are using state and local laws to pressure the e-cigarette industry to stop marketing to minors, according to Reuters.The attorneys general of...

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Long-Term Stimulant Abuse May Have Bigger Effect on Brains of Women

Long-Term Stimulant Abuse May Have Bigge…

Long-term abuse of stimulant drugs such as cocaine and methamphetamine may have a greater effect on the brains of women compared with men who were dependent on the same drugs...

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Online Program Aims to Help Veterans Reduce Their Drinking and PTSD Symptoms

Online Program Aims to Help Veterans Red…

A new free, self-guided online program is designed to help active-duty military and veterans reduce their drinking and symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).VetChangeallows veterans to build personalized action plans...

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NCADD offers a variety of electronic newsletters designed for parents, older adults, and school faculty, as well as one for the general public called Prevention Works! We even have one just to keep you up to date about what we are doing called NCADD Today and a weekly update providing the latest news, research, and policies impacting the field of addiction services.

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