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NY Lawyer Claims "Addiction to Lying"

By William Georgiades

An attorney is suspended after his "condition" leads him to forge court documents. MORE  

South Korea May Regulate Video Games Like Drugs

By Victoria Kim

New legislation could control the manufacture, distribution and sale of addictive online games. MORE  

Man Loses Life Savings in Carnival Toss Game

By Bryan Le

Compulsive attempts to win an X-Box controller cost a New Hampshire dad all his money but win him a giant banana. MORE  

Jamie Lee Curtis' Sobriety Is Her #1 Accomplishment

By McCarton Ackerman

The actress, now 13 years sober, speaks about her own battle at an addiction benefit. MORE  

Kate Middleton Launches Program for Children of Addicts

By Valerie Tejeda

During a rare speech, the Duchess calls addiction "a hugely complex and destructive disease." MORE  

Can Virtual Reality Help Addicts Beat Relapse?

By Ben Feuerherd

Researchers believe exposing addicts to simulated triggers can help them beat real-world relapse. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 18, 2013

By Victoria Kim

Most teen-drinking deaths are not driving-related, magnets remove cigarette cravings, and Lindsay Lohan shoots mock ad for whisky-infused gum. 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  

Recovering Celebrities "Come Out" in New Film

By Sarah Beller

A bold new documentary, The Anonymous People, breaks the invisibility of addiction. MORE  

Phoenix Suns Player Admits to Skittles Addiction

By Victoria Kim

On six or seven packs a day, Michael Beasley joins a roster of sugar-addicted pro-athletes. MORE  

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