Drug Dependence & Abuse (cont.)
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Hope & Help for young people who are the relatives & friends of a problem drinker
Al-Anon Family Group Headquarters
Alcohol/Drug Abuse Hotline
Grand Central Station
PO Box 459
New York, NY 10163
American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders
314 West Superior Street, Suite 702
Duluth, MN 55802
Cocaine Help Line
24 Hour Cocaine Hotline
World Service Office in Los Angeles
PO Box 9999
Van Nuys, CA 91409
National Institute on Drug Abuse
National Institutes of Health
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Understanding Drug Abuse and Addiction
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Nationwide Trends
Medically reviewed by Marina Katz, MD; American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology
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United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Binge drinking is bigger problem than previously thought." Jan. 2012.
United States. National Institute on Drug Abuse. "Cocaine." 2012.
United States. National Institute on Drug Abuse. "Elevated rates of drug abuse continue for second year." June 2012.
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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/23/2014
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