Drug Resources

Below you will find a number of drug-related resources. Take some time to look through them for any information you might relate to.

Please note that these are links to other websites. CADEC is not responsible for the accuracy or opinions contained in these sites. When you visit the following websites you will be leaving CADEC and a new window will open.

AllRefer Health Encyclopedia
A comprehensive health web-site with medical encyclopedia, list of symptoms, and more!

American Lung Association
Stats and other info on smoking and how it impacts the lungs

American Society of Addictive Medicine
The nation's medical specialty society dedicated to be educating physicians and improving the treatment of individuals suffering from alcoholism and other addictions.

Cancer Net
More information on cancer and smoking.

Center for Alcohol & Addiction Studies
Information from Brown University.

The Connecticut Clearinghouse
The state's resource center for information about alcohol, tobacco, other drugs, and related issues affecting mental health and wellness.

CNS Productions, Inc.
Substance abuse educational materials.

Promoting health and safety within the rave and nightclub community yourself.

Driver Performance Institutes
Everything you wanted to know about drinking driving, drinking and drugs.

Drug Free Resource Net
Practical information on a wide variety of drugs including marijuana and mushrooms.

Drugscope DrugData Database
DrugScope is the UK's leading independent centre of expertise on drugs.

Drug Story
Great site for information on drugs and their effects.

Healthopedia.com is a medical and health consumer information resource containing comprehensive and unbiased information in patient-friendly language from trusted sources on over 1,500 health topics, 70 focussed health centers, and more than 11,000 drugs and medications

Higher Education Center for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention
Comprehensive higher education links to drug and alcohol resources.

Join Together
Includes information on substance abuse and gun violence.

Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
The Legacy Tobacco Documents Library (LTDL) contains 7 million documents related to advertising, manufacturing, marketing, sales, and scientific research of tobacco products.

The National Center on addiction and substance abuse at Columbia University
Provides information on the economic and social costs of substance abuse and its impact.

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
An organizational overview and a look back at our efforts to reduce stigma and to educate Americans that alcoholism and other drug addictions are preventable and treatable.

National Institute on Drug Abuse
A source for publications and information on drugs.

Project Cork Database
The CORK database includes over 51,000 items on substance abuse, indexed by over 400 terms. These are primarily from the professional literature and include journal articles, books, book chapters, and reports.

Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) Database
he PILOTS database is an electronic index to the worldwide literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health consequences of exposure to traumatic events.

Get the facts about the date rape drug and how to protect yourself

Smoking and Health Database
OSH is responsible for leading and coordinating strategic efforts aimed at preventing tobacco use among youth, promoting smoking cessation among youth and adults, protecting nonsmokers from environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and eliminating tobacco-related health disparities.

Substance Abuse Information Database (SAID)
This interactive database provides a one-stop source of information with summaries and full text of materials relating to workplace substance abuse issues.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Which works to improve the quality and availability of prevention, treatment, and rehabilitative services in order to reduce illness, death and disability and from substance abuse.

Substance Abuse Research Consortium
California state agency that focuses on reducing alcohol and other drug problems by developing, administering, and supporting prevention and treatment programs.

Straight Talk on Alcohol and Other Drugs
Various chapters on why we use alcohol and other drugs to what you can do if there is a problem. This is a Website designed for college students.

The U.S. Department of Justice Drug Enforcement Administration
Provides information on the "date rape drug" Rohypnol.

Web of Addictions
Dedicated to providing accurate information about alcohol and other drug addictions.