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160 internal / 35 external

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Language detected in text: en
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Language defined in HTTP-Equiv meta tag: en
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The amount of tags is very high (18). We recommend using a maximum of 15 tags for this page.
The following tag is repeated too often: nora's blog
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Alt text (alternative text) is correctly used on all found images.
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This website uses HTTPS to protect privacy and integrity of the exchanged data.
All included files are also transferred via HTTPS.

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...tive/images/megamenu/emerging-trends.pngEmerging Trends thumbnails
...ic_adaptive/images/megamenu/fentanyl.pngFentanyl thumbnail
....net/sites/default/files/coronovirus.jpgcoronavirus thumbnail
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...a_vic_adaptive/images/megamenu/women.pngwomen thumbnail
...ive/images/megamenu/treatment-guides.pngTreatment guides thumbnail
...images/megamenu/drugs-brain-behavior.pngBrain thumbnail
..._adaptive/images/megamenu/opioid-fft.pngOpioid Facts for Teens thumbnail
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...ic_adaptive/images/megamenu/nih-heal.pngHEAL logo thumbnail
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...adaptive/images/megamenu/media-guide.pngMedia guide thumbnail
...vic_adaptive/images/megamenu/contact.pngcontact thumbnail
...ptive/images/megamenu/strategic-plan.pngNIDA Strategic Plan thumbnail
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...tive/images/megamenu/clinical-trials.pngCTN thumbnail
...vic_adaptive/images/megamenu/contact.pngcontact thumbnail
...files/rotator-substance-use-covid-19.jpgSubstance Use and COVID-19
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...l/themes/nida_vic_adaptive/images/bg.pngNational Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network: Search listings of drug abuse clinical trials, click here
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...es/default/files/other-sites-twitter.pngNIDA on Twitter
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There is no H1 heading specified.
Some headings occur twice on the page.
The structure of headings is missing one or more levels. Do not skip heading levels.
There are 26 headings on the page. The amount of headings should be in a more proper relation to the amount of text.

Heading structure

Heading levelContent
H2 Menu
H2 COVID-19 is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation.
H2 Latest Science
H2 Trends and Statistics
H2 Looking for Treatment?
H2 Looking to Participate in a Research Study?
H2 Research
H2 Emerging Trend Alerts
H2 News
H2 Drug Research Articles
H2 Meetings and Events
H2 NIDA's Response to the Opioid Crisis
H2 NIDA Director
H2 Watch NIDA Videos
H2 About the ABCD Study
H2 Ordering Publications
H2 Other NIDA Web Sites
H3 Quick Links
H3 Quick Links Duplicate text
H3 Select Categories to Search
H3 Quick Links Duplicate text
H3 Quick Links Duplicate text
H3 Search for Funding
H3 Quick Links Duplicate text
H3 Quick Links Duplicate text
H3 Quick Links Duplicate text
Some internal link anchor texts are too long.
Some anchor texts are used more than once.
The amount of internal links is ok.
All internal links don't have dynamic parameters.
There are too many external links (35) on this page.
LinkAttributesAnchor text
https://www.drugabuse.gov/Anchor Skip to main content
/es/inicioEn español
/nidamed-medical-health-profes...Medical & Health Professionals
/patients-familiesPatients & Families
/parents-educatorsParents & Educators
/children-and-teensChildren & Teens
https://www.drugabuse.gov/IMG-ALT NIDA
/connect-nidaConnect with NIDA
https://www.facebook.com/NIDANIHNew window External Facebook
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...New window External LinkedIn
https://twitter.com/NIDAnewsNew window External Twitter
https://www.youtube.com/user/N...New window External YouTube
https://www.flickr.com/photos/...New window External Flickr
/drugs-abuseDrugs of Abuse
/drugs-abuse/prescription-medi...Prescription Medicines
/drugs-abuse/tobacco-addiction...Tobacco/Nicotine and Vaping
/drugs-abuseMore Drugs of Abuse
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IMG-ALT Opioid Crisis thumbnail
/drugs-abuse/commonly-abused-d...Commonly Abused Drugs Chart
IMG-ALT Commonly Abused Drugs Chart thumbnail
/drugs-abuse/emerging-trends-a...Emerging Trends
IMG-ALT Emerging Trends thumbnails
IMG-ALT Fentanyl thumbnail
/related-topicsRelated Topics
/related-topics/addiction-scienceAddiction Science
/related-topics/opioid-overdos...Opioid Overdose Reversal with Naloxone
/related-topics/trends-statisticsTrends & Statistics
/related-topicsMore Related Topics
IMG-ALT coronavirus thumbnail
/related-topics/adolescent-bra...ABCD Study
IMG-ALT ABCD thumbnail
IMG-ALT women thumbnail
/related-topics/treatmentTreatment Guides
IMG-ALT Treatment guides thumbnail
/publications/finder/t/162/res...Research Reports
/publications/finder/t/157/min...Mind Matters
/publications/drugs-brains-beh...Science of Addiction
/publications/finder/t/902/pol...Policy Briefs
/publicationsMore Publications
/publications/science-addictionDrugs, Brain & Behavior
IMG-ALT Brain thumbnail
/publications/opioid-facts-tee...Opioid Facts for Teens
IMG-ALT Opioid Facts for Teens thumbnail
/effective-treatments-opioid-a...Seeking Treatment
IMG-ALT Treatment thumbnail
/researchText duplicate Research
/research/nida-research-progra...NIDA Research Programs & Activities
/research/clinical-researchClinical Research
/research/research-training-ca...Research Training & Career Development
/research/resources-grants-con...Resources for Grants & Contracts
/research/nih-policies-guidanceNIH Policies & Guidance
/research/research-data-measur...Research Data, Measures, & Resources
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/drugs-abuse/opioids/nidas-rol...HEAL Initiative
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/researchers/research-resource...NIDA Drug Supply Program
IMG-ALT Supply Program Thumbnail
/funding/clinical-research/reg...Clinical Trials Stewardship
IMG-ALT CTN thumbnail
/research/research-training-ca...Training & Career Development Fellowships and Grants
IMG-ALT Training thumbnail
/research/nida-research-progra...NIDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI)
IMG-ALT NOSI thumbnail
/funding/nida-funding-opportun...NIDA Funding Opportunities
/funding/trans-nih-funding-opp...Trans-NIH Funding Opportunities
/funding/contracts-small-busin...Contracts and Small Businesses
https://www.drugabuse.gov/fundingMore Funding
/funding/grant-contract-applic...Peer Review
IMG-ALT Peer Review thumbnail
/funding/grant-application-pro...Grant Application Forms
IMG-ALT Forms thumbnail
/funding/grant-contract-applic...Grant & Contract Application Process
IMG-ALT process thumbnail
/research/nida-research-progra...Text duplicate NIDA Notice of Special Interest (NOSI)
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/news-events/newsNews Releases
/about-nida/noras-blogNora's Blog
/news-events/nida-notesNIDA Notes
/news-events/public-education-...Public Education Projects
/news-events/nida-in-newsNIDA in the News
/news-events/meet-our-subject-...Subject Area Experts
/news-eventsMore News
/news-events/meetings-eventsMeetings & Events
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IMG-ALT NIDATV thumbnail
/publications/media-guideNIDA Media Guide
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/news-events/contact-press-officeContact the Press Office
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/about-nidaAbout NIDA
/about-nida/directors-pageDirector's Page
/about-nida/legislative-activi...Legislative Activities
/about-nida/advisory-boards-re...Advisory Boards & Groups
/about-nida/working-nidaWorking at NIDA
/about-nida/contact-us/directi...Directions to NIDA
/about-nidaMore About NIDA
/about-nida/2016-2020-nida-str...NIDA Strategic Plan
IMG-ALT NIDA Strategic Plan thumbnail
/about-nida/legislative-activi...FY 2021 Budget Information
IMG-ALT Budget thumbnail
/about-nida/organization/cctn/ctnClinical Trials Network
IMG-ALT CTN thumbnail
/about-nida/contact-usContact Us
IMG-ALT contact thumbnail
https://www.coronavirus.gov/External CDC (coronavirus.gov)
https://www.nih.gov/coronavirusExternal NIH Resources
/related-topics/covid-19-resou...NIDA Resources
/node/23631IMG-ALT Substance Use and COVID-19
/about-nida/noras-blog/2020/04...IMG-ALT Image of a person sitting on the curb in the dark
/node/23647IMG-ALT Adolescent brain development study renewed
/node/23644/IMG-ALT Dopamine's Role in Cocaine Withdrawal
/about-nida/noras-blog/2020/04...Addressing the Stigma that Surrounds Addiction (Nora's Blog)
/news-events/latest-science/le...Learning how to disrupt cocaine's effects on the brain (Science Highlight)
/news-events/latest-science/do...Dopamine found to play unexpected role in cocaine withdrawal (Science Highlight)
/about-nida/noras-blog/2020/04...COVID-19: Potential Implications for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders (Nora's Blog)
/news-events/latest-scienceView More
https://irp.drugabuse.gov/cate...External Subdomain News From NIDA's Labs (IRP)
/related-topics/trends-statist...IMG-ALT Monitoring the Future 2019 Survey Results: Overall Findings
/related-topics/trends-statist...See the infographic
/related-topics/trends-statisticsGet More Stats
/related-topics/trends-statist...See All
http://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/External Subdomain SAMHSA Treatment Locator
/research/clinical-research/se...NIDA Clinical Trials Locator
/researchersIMG-ALT Researchers
/parents-teachersIMG-ALT Parents and Educators: Get Educationa resources for parents and learn the facts every parent needs to know.
/patients-familiesText duplicate IMG-ALT Patients & Families
/medical-health-professionalsText duplicate IMG-ALT Medical & Health Professionals
/children-and-teensIMG-ALT Children and Teens
/es/inicioIMG-ALT En Español
/researchersText duplicate Researchers
/parents-teachersParents & Teachers
/patients-familiesText duplicate Patients & Families
/medical-health-professionalsText duplicate Medical & Health Professionals
/children-and-teensText duplicate Children and Teens
/es/inicioEn Espanol
/researchText duplicate Research
/researchersIMG-ALT New high-resolution, non-invasive imaging techniques produce detailed diagrams of neural tracts, enabling new analyses of how brain regions are connected. Cr...
/funding/funding-opportunitiesFunding Opportunities
/funding/clinical-researchText duplicate Clinical Research
/research/research-training-ca...Research Training and Career Development
/researchText duplicate View More
https://www.drugabuse.gov/nidamedIMG-ALT NIDAMED
/nidamed-medical-health-profes...Screening, Assessment and Drug Testing Resources
/nidamed-medical-health-profes...Science to Medicine
https://www.drugabuse.gov/nidamedText duplicate View More
/drugs-abuse/emerging-trends-a...New window IMG-ALT Emerging Trend Alert
/drugs-abuse/emerging-trends-a...COVID-19 is an Emerging, Rapidly Evolving Situation
/news-events/news-releases/202...NIDA launches drug education booklet series for middle school students
/news-events/news-releases/202...Landmark study of adolescent brain development renews for additional seven years
/news-events/news-releases/202...Stigma and addiction addressed in New England Journal of Medicine
/news-eventsSee More News
/connect-nidaIMG-ALT Subscribe to Drug Research Articles
/news-events/meetings-eventsSee All Upcoming Meetings
/drugs-abuse/opioidsIMG-ALT Image of hydrocodone pills
/drugs-abuse/opioidsResources on Opioids and the Opioid Crisis Response
/node/2340IMG-ALT Dr. Nora Volkow
/node/2340Text duplicate Director's Page
/about-nida/noras-blogText duplicate Nora's Blog
https://teens.drugabuse.gov/na...External Subdomain IMG-ALT National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week
https://www.drugabuse.gov/nida-tvIMG-ALT NIDA TV
/about-nida/organization/cctn/ctnIMG-ALT National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network: Search listings of drug abuse clinical trials, click here
/news-events/nida-notesIMG-ALT NIDA Notes: The Latest in Drug Abuse Research
/related-topics/longitudinal-s...IMG-ALT ABCD logo
https://drugpubs.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain IMG-ALT NIDA Drug Pubs
http://researchstudies.drugabu...External Subdomain IMG-ALT NIDA Research Studies
http://researchstudies.drugabu...External Subdomain Research Studies
http://teens.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain IMG-ALT NIDA Teens
http://teens.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain Text duplicate NIDA Teens
https://easyread.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain IMG-ALT NIDA Easy-to-Read Drug Facts
http://easyread.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain Easy-to-Read Drug Facts
http://irp.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain IMG-ALT NIDA Intramural Research Program
http://irp.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain Intramural Research Program
http://teens.drugabuse.gov/nat...External Subdomain IMG-ALT NIDA Drug & Alcohol Facts Week
http://drugfactsweek.drugabuse...External Subdomain National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External IMG-ALT NIDA on LinkedIn
https://www.linkedin.com/compa...External Text duplicate NIDA on LinkedIn
http://www.youtube.com/user/NI...External IMG-ALT NIDA on YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/user/NI...External Text duplicate NIDA on YouTube
http://twitter.com/nidanewsExternal IMG-ALT NIDA on Twitter
http://twitter.com/nidanewsExternal Text duplicate NIDA on Twitter
http://www.facebook.com/NIDANIHExternal IMG-ALT NIDA on Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/NIDANIHExternal Text duplicate NIDA on Facebook
https://www.drugabuse.gov/NIDA Home
https://www.drugabuse.gov/sitemapSite Map
A-TITLE Site Map
/about-nida/working-nidaText duplicate Working at NIDA
A-TITLE Employment
A-TITLE Contact
http://archives.drugabuse.gov/External Subdomain Archives
https://www.usa.gov/External IMG-ALT USA.gov
https://www.hhs.gov/External IMG-ALT HHS
A-TITLE U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
http://www.nih.gov/External IMG-ALT NIH
A-TITLE National Institutes of Health (NIH)
https://get.adobe.com/reader/New window External Subdomain Adobe Reader
https://get.adobe.com/flashpla...New window External Subdomain Adobe Flash Player

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HTTP redirects
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This website redirects to "https://www.drugabuse.gov/"
HTTP header
The web server version is sent within the HTTP header.
The X-powered header is sent within the response header. (unnecessary)
This website uses GZip for compressed data transmission.
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The page response time of 0.63 seconds is longer than the recommended limit of 0.4 seconds. A high response time unnecessarily slows down search engine crawling and results in bad user experience as well.
This website loads 36 CSS files. This may affect the page load time negatively.
This website loads 21 javascript files. This may affect the load time negatively.
The file size of the HTML document is fine (83 kB).

HTTP Response Header

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This website is not classified "for adult only".
This website is not listed on the Shallalist.
This website is referenced by wikipedia.
This website has excellent links from other websites.
This website has backlinks from 40,357 referring domains.
This website has 4,168,079 backlinks.
This website has backlinks from 27,756 different ip addresses.
Facebook popularity
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This website has social activity like shares, comments or likes on facebook.
Listed on Webwiki
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This website is listed on Webwiki.


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