December 15, 2022
Nicotine vaping now a top form of teen substance use
Nicotine vaping is one of the most common types of substance use for teenagers in 2022, according to results from a national study released Dec. 15.
August 22, 2022
Young adult marijuana, hallucinogen use at all-time high
Marijuana and hallucinogen use in the past year reported by young adults 19 to 30 years old increased significantly in 2021 compared with five and 10 years ago, according to the Monitoring the Future panel study.
March 30, 2022
Alcohol users drank more often early in pandemic
A new U-M study shows that the frequency of drinking went up among those who used alcohol, even though the overall prevalence of drinking went down during the early months of the pandemic.
September 9, 2021
U.S. college students hit 40-year high for marijuana use
Daily marijuana use among U.S. college students increased in 2020 to an all-time high over the past four decades, according to U-M’s annual national Monitoring the Future panel study.
February 16, 2021
Ride-sharing services linked to increase in binge drinking
Ride-sharing services like Uber and Lyft might help decrease drunk driving accidents and deaths, but they also are associated with an increase in binge drinking, according to a new study.
September 15, 2020
Dramatic increases in vaping marijuana, nicotine among young adults
Vaping marijuana and vaping nicotine have increased dramatically among 19- to 22-year-olds, both more than doubling between 2017 and 2019, according to U-M’s annual national Monitoring the Future Panel Study.
April 25, 2020
Study explores COVID-19 anxiety, depression, substance use
Orders to stay home during the coronavirus pandemic have led to more adults consuming alcohol and drugs to cope with stress, says a new U-M study that tracked behaviors after the pandemic started.
November 14, 2019
Weekly email tips available for mindful holiday drinking
People looking for tips on how to be more mindful of holiday drinking choices may sign up to receive weekly emails from MHealthy’s Alcohol Management Program Nov. 18 through Jan. 6.
September 5, 2019
Marijuana use among U.S. college students hits 35-year high
College students’ use of marijuana in 2018 was at the highest level seen in the past three-and-a-half decades, according to findings in U-M’s annual national Monitoring the Future study.
July 1, 2019
Slow down this summer with these drinking tips and resources
If alcohol could play a part in this summer’s plans, the MHealthy Alcohol Management Program offers resources to help keep intake in a safer range or offer alternatives to alcohol.