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Parents Underestimate Rx Drug Dangers

By Chrisanne Grise

Rx drug abuse is rising sharply among teens, but most parents only warn them about other drugs. MORE  

Denver Gears Up for Record 4/20 Extraganza

By Chrisanne Grise

Saturday's 4/20 rally—the first since Colorado legalized weed—could draw tens of thousands of revelers. MORE  

Russell Brand's Rehab Gets Federal Funding

By Chrisanne Grise

The actor is opening "Freehab," a no-cost drug treatment program for LA's homeless. MORE  

Will Insured Addicts Overwhelm the System?

By Chrisanne Grise

Millions of addicts will soon become eligible for health insurance, but the system may not be able to treat them all. MORE  

Are Painkillers a Bigger Problem Than Pain?

By Chrisanne Grise

A poll finds most Americans are more concerned with painkiller abuse than chronic pain. MORE  

Pot Shop to Open Under Politicians' Noses

By Chrisanne Grise

After a long struggle, a medical marijuana dispensary will open in DC, just blocks from the Capitol. MORE  

Meth Addiction Cure Tested on Human Addicts

By Chrisanne Grise

UCLA researchers hope the drug Ibudilast will be able to treat meth addiction by 2018. MORE  

Colombia Fights Crack With Pot

By Chrisanne Grise

Bogota's new "controlled distribution centers" will use marijuana to ween users off hard drugs. MORE  

Drug Dealer Ordered to Write 5,000-Word Essay

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A UK judge sentences a man to write about the "dangers of marijuana," or go to jail. MORE  

Could Coffee Save Your Liver?

By Chrisanne Grise

A Finnish study suggests coffee may "protect" your liver from booze, if you're a man. MORE  

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