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Charlie Brown Actor Ordered To Rehab

By McCarton Ackerman

The former Peanuts actor is sent to drug treatment to serve his one-year sentence for stalking MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 9, 2013

By Victoria Kim

Cigarettes are a "gateway drug," mood disorders linked to internet addiction, and former Fox News anchor discusses her "dark" struggle with alcoholism. MORE  

Angry Birds Addict Uses Game to Propose to Girlfriend

By Bryan Le

An Aussie gentleman finds a way to propose without having to put the game down. MORE  

White House Honors Matthew Perry for Drug Court Advocacy

By Valerie Tejeda

The ONDCP awards the actor for "giving a voice to the millions of Americans in recovery." MORE  

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  

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