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Former Miss USA Tara Conner Opens Up About Getting Sober

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Conner has been sober for seven years and is now hoping to help others in their battle with addiction. MORE  

Married San Diego Cops Face Seven Years On Drug Charges

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Officers Bryce and Jennifer Charpentier were busted for dealing prescription drugs. MORE  

Rural Alaskan Communities Address High Teen Drug Abuse, Suicide Rates

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The scourge of drug abuse and suicide among teens has plagued even the furthest most reaches of The Last Frontier. MORE  

Ohio Lawmakers Could Face Random Drug Testing

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While Republicans insist on accountability from people receiving public assistance, they won't require the same from themselves. MORE  

Former Nurse Shares Story About Beating Addiction

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Mandi Sveom managed to overcome her addictions to alcohol and painkillers. MORE  

Matt Lauer Grills One Direction About Drug Use on 'TODAY'

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Fans of the popular boy band took to Twitter to voice their outrage. MORE  

Magazine For Drug Addicts To Make Money For Drug Use

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First published in Denmark in 2013, Illegal! magazine will now be available in English. MORE  

Positive Marijuana Tests In Workplace On The Rise

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The legalization of marijuana in Colorado and Washington may have contributed to a small jump nationally in positive drug tests. MORE  

Heroin Sisters Featured on Dr. Phil Are Now 60 Days Clean

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After causing a stir on the show last month, Valeen, Amanda, and Tiffany are finally on the path to sobriety. MORE  

College Campus Allows Vending Machine That Will Dole Out Prescription Drugs

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Arizona State University has okayed InstyMeds machines on its campus. MORE  

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