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Proposed British Alcohol Tax To Help Fund Treatment Programs

By John Lavitt

The Centre for Social Justice has proposed a two-pence tax on alcohol in order to pay for addiction treatment. MORE  

Iran Opens First State-Run Rehab For Alcoholism

By John Lavitt

Despite doling out the death penalty for just drinking alcohol, Iran has now made combating alcoholism a top priority. MORE  

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
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What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center. MORE  

The Impact of Race on Rehab Success

By Chrisanne Grise

Ethnic minorities in public treatment programs are at a disadvantage, suggests a new study. MORE  

Morning Roundup: October 25, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

North Korea shoots official for drinking during late leader's mourning period, Montana Supreme Court confirms block on MMJ, and the Rolling Stones talk bad backs and booze. MORE  

Funding Change Hits Poor Maryland Addicts

By Hunter R. Slaton

The switch to Medicaid should help more people in the long run—but some who need treatment now are out of luck. MORE  

Drying Out With Jesus

By Jeff Winkler

How different are evangelical Christian drug-and-alcohol rehabs from their secular cousins? The Fix investigates. MORE  

The Puzzling Role of Religion in Recovery

By Dirk Hanson

Newly recovered Alcoholics who report some kind of “spiritual experience" more likely to be sober after nine months. MORE  

Abu Dhabi Rehab Caters to Alcoholic Expats

By Dirk Hanson

Alcoholics Anonymous Arabia has chalked up a 700% increase in attendance since the first few meetings in the 90s. MORE  

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