An HIV-positive teen recounts her night of drugs, alcohol, and risky sexual behavior. Volkow talks to parents in Harlem about how to talk to kids and recognize signs of drug use. Nora Volkow explores why teens may be attracted to vaping — and what they are vaping. Skip to main content. Are their weekend plans starting to sound fishy?
Use these tips to prepare for the conversation ahead, and lay the foundation for more positive outcomes.
Videos: Exploring Drug Effects
How the Brain Responds to Marijuana 3: NIDA scientists create molecular tools used to research drug abuse. Be prepared to explain your reasons for a search, whether or not you decide to tell them about it beforehand. Volkow discusses the survey results on tobacco and e-cigarette use among teens. The model helps us understand why not everyone who abuses drugs becomes addicted. Monitoring the Future Survey Results 3: Why Teens are Attracted to Vaping 2: