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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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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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Lady Gaga Credits Elton John With Curbing Her Pot Addiction

Though she still partakes every now and then, Lady Gaga thanks the Rocket Man for being the "soberest" she has been in years.

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Bill Cosby Accused of Leaking Daughter’s Drug Abuse

Once again the Cos is the center of detestable accusations, and he's still not talking.

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WHO Wants Expanded Access to Naloxone to Fight Overdoses

With worldwide overdoses on the rise, the World Health Organization laid out guidelines for countries to expand access to the lifesaving antidote.

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LSD Can Permanently Stop 'End-of-Life' Anxiety in Terminally Ill Patients

The results of the first therapeutic study in 40 years saw a marked difference in subjects receiving a substantial dose of LSD.

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Can Coffee Reduce Symptoms of Cocaine Addiction?

Researchers found that caffeine can potentially block changes in the brain caused by cocaine, particularly in women.

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