Websites

New York Times, Alcohol Abuse: News about alcohol abuse, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.

New York Times, Drug Abuse & Traffic: News about drug abuse and traffic, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.

Salon, Drugs: News about drugs, including commentary and archival articles published in Salon.

Salon, Alcohol: News about alcohol, including commentary and archival articles published in Salon.

Time Archive, Illegal Drugs: News about illegal drugs, including commentary and archival articles published in Time Magazine.

The Guardian, Drugs + Alcohol: News about drugs and alcohol, including commentary and archival articles published in The Guardian.

CNN.com, Illegal Drugs: News about illegal drugs, including commentary and archival articles published on CNN.com.

CNN.com, Alcohol: News about alcohol, including commentary and archival articles published in CNN.com.

“International Scientific Forum on Alcohol Research” by the Institute on Lifestyle & Health of Boston University School of Medicine in the United States and Alcohol in Moderation (AIM) of the United Kingdom: The Forum consists of an international group of invited physicians and scientists who are specialists in their fields and committed to balanced and well researched analysis regarding alcohol and health.  The Forum includes epidemiologists, statisticians, and basic scientists; cardiologists, hepatologists, neurologists, oncologists, and other medical practitioners; psychologists and social scientists; and specialists in social matters, psychology, and public health.

United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA): The mission of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is to enforce the controlled substances laws and regulations of the United States and bring to the criminal and civil justice system of the United States, or any other competent jurisdiction, those organizations and principal members of organizations, involved in the growing, manufacture, or distribution of controlled substances appearing in or destined for illicit traffic in the United States; and to recommend and support non-enforcement programs aimed at reducing the availability of illicit controlled substances on the domestic and international markets.

Medical News Today: Medical News Today brings you hourly health news from well-regarded sources such as JAMA, BMJ, Lancet, BMA, plus articles written by our own team. Our archive contains over 235,000 news articles.

MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies), Psychedelic Bibliography: MAPS’ mission is (1) to treat conditions for which conventional medicines provide limited relief—such as posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), pain, drug dependence, anxiety and depression associated with end-of-life issues—by developing psychedelics and marijuana into prescription medicines; (2) to treat many thousands of people by building a network of clinics where treatments can be provided; and (3) to educate the public honestly about the risks and benefits of psychedelics and marijuana.

Drug Information Portal: Information available for 31,146 drugs.

C.I.A. World Factbook, Field Listing: Illicit Drugs: This entry gives information on the five categories of illicit drugs – narcotics, stimulants, depressants (sedatives), hallucinogens, and cannabis. These categories include many drugs legally produced and prescribed by doctors as well as those illegally produced and sold outside of medical channels.

Schaffer Library of Drug Policy: Hugely extensive database of documents related drug policy, research, and history. Provides many country- and region-specific studies, as well as a raft of transcribed historical documents.

Timothy Leary Archive, Internet Archive: The Timothy Leary Archive covers forty years of lectures, TV guest appearances, performance art, talk shows, and experimental films from Timothy’s personal archives.

The Medical Heritage Library, Internet Archive: The Medical Heritage Library (MHL) is a digital curation collaborative among some of the world’s leading medical libraries. The MHL promotes free and open access to quality historical resources in medicine. Our goal is to provide the means by which readers and scholars across a multitude of disciplines can examine the interrelated nature of medicine and society, both to inform contemporary medicine and strengthen understanding of the world in which we live. The Medical Heritage Library’s growing collection of digitized medical rare books (10,000+ so far) is available here through the Internet Archive.

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