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Harry Potter the Drunk: An Alternative Theory

By Kirwan Gray

“The problem: We expect teen celebrities to fail, to reveal themselves as drug addicts, to turn up in rehab.” MORE  

Amy Winehouse Bombs in Belgrade: Cancels Comeback Tour

By Kirwan Gray

Drunken diva cancels long-awaited concert tour after bitter fans in Belgrade boo her off the stage. MORE  

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By Dirk Hanson

Oxy Gets Harder to Snort, New Danish Alcoholism Drug Looks Promising, and Rand Corp. Releases Report on Latin American Drug Trade. MORE  

Report Spells Out Tragedy of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

By Dirk Hanson

Medical workers are getting better at recognizing FAS, but treatment funds are scarce. MORE  

Busted for DUI Enroute to DUI Court

By Kirwan Gray

Mr. Estrada does not have a valid driver’s license, and has not, in fact, had a valid driver’s license for more than 25 years. MORE  

Patrick Kennedy Ends Political Career to Concentrate on Rehab

By Dirk Hanson

Ted Kennedy's son will forego political life to focus on "long-term, steady recovery." MORE  

Booze and Cigarettes: U.N. Report on the State of the Planet

By Dirk Hanson

It may be the 21st Century, but the world remains in the Dark Ages when it comes to grappling with the effects of the most popular intoxicants. MORE  

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Former Soldier Re-Enlists to Fight Addiction in the Military

Frank Greenagel has returned to active duty in order to wage war against the growing scourge of drug addiction in the military.

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Kentucky Teens Impacted By Drug Abuse Eligible For College Scholarship

Once again, the Sarah Shay Memorial Scholarship and the Michael Donta Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to high school students affected by drugs.

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Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Contributing to Greater Naloxone Access

The actor's death has triggered dozens of states to enact naloxone programs and Good Samaritan laws.

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Morning Roundup: Oct. 30, 2014

Mike Tyson claims he shared the same drug dealer as Robin Williams, police pull drunk man from burning car, and zombie woman arrested twice for DUI.

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Divorced or Separated Women Report Higher Stress and More Drug Use Than Men

Women who had ended their marriages reported higher levels of drug and alcohol use as a means to relieve stress.

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Not So Sexy: Tales From a Relapser’s Bed

In darker periods, I would sleep with some guy in the hopes of making him love me. It would work for a couple of months here and there, but I could only keep ‘sloppy drunk girl’ at bay for so long.

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