Mind Matters: Drugs and the Brain


This series is designed for young people in 5th through 8th grades. This title explains how the brain develops and how using drugs can damage the brain.

Mind Matters invites young teens to take a scientific journey to learn about the brain’s complex responses to specific drugs, including cocaine, inhalants, K2/Spice and Bath Salts, marijuana, methamphetamine, nicotine, opioids, and prescription stimulants.

Spanish Version

Publication Date: 2019
Format: Online Resource
Audience: Youth/Teens
Population Group: Youth/Teens
Publisher: National Institute on Drug Abuse
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