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Drug Laws Could Change Under an Independent Scotland

By Victoria Kim

Thursday's referendum could mean a clean break from England's conservative drug policies for left-leaning Scots. MORE  

Weed Can Alleviate Withdrawal Symptoms with Opiate Addicts

By Victoria Kim

Add opiate withdrawal to the growing list of ailments aided by medical marijuana. MORE  

More Airline Pilots Testing Positive for Drugs

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A new study shows that airline pilots are increasingly using both legal and illegal drugs. MORE  

Texas Man Killed By Allegedly Expired Execution Drugs

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Willie Tyrone Trottie was given a dose of pentobarbital that his lawyers claimed was past its expiration date. MORE  

Virginia AG Determined to Tackle Opiate Addiction Problem

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With overdoses skyrocketing in the Commonwealth, Mark Herring wants more accountability from dealers and doctors. MORE  

Drug That Improves Cognitive Functioning Could Help With Depression

By Victoria Kim

Vortioxetine has shown promise in enhancing brain function by boosting concentration, motivation, and interest in life. MORE  

Video: ISIS Fighters Burn Marijuana Fields in Syria

By Victoria Kim

In between beheading American journalists and terrorizing fellow Muslims, ISIS applied their demented form of Islam to the "evils" of weed. MORE  

Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Synthetic Drug Deaths

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Charles Carlton was convicted of distributing synthetic hallucinogens that killed two teens in 2012. MORE  

Researchers Reveal New Images of Cocaine's Effect on the Brain

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Images of a mouse brain revealed how cocaine affects tiny blood vessels in the brain. MORE  

New Nail Polish Could Detect Date Rape Drugs

By Victoria Kim

The brainchild of four male undergrads, Undercover Colors aims to empower women to protect themselves from horrendous crimes. MORE  

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Cliffside Malibu
 
 
 
 

The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

Morningside Recovery
 
 
 
 

For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

AToN Center
 
 
 
 

Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

Reflections
 
 
 
 

This exclusive Northern California rehab is all about client choice—as well as golf outings, Buddhist field trips and keeping up with the office.

Capo By The Sea
 
 
 
 

Capo By The Sea offers an executive rehab program complete with medical detox and a focus on dual-diagnosis issues, as well as an outpatient option in an environment that exudes the kind of beach house optimism one would expect from an Orange County recovery outfit.

Journey Malibu
 
 
 
 

Want many of the luxury amenities A-listers have come to expect—including an enormous backyard with a pool and patio, an herb garden, a volleyball net and a spectacular vista of the Santa Monica mountains—with a recovery program to match?

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center.

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