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Chaka Khan Took Drug Advice From Etta James

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite her addiction battles, Chaka Kahn heeded Etta James's warning never to inject drugs. MORE  

Help Addicted Stars Before ODs, Pleads Sharon Osbourne

By Fionna Agomuoh

Sharon Osbourne calls out the public for bullying famous addicts. MORE  

Tony Bennett Makes Plea For Drug Legalization

By Valerie Tejeda

The singer urged drug legalization to a pre-Grammy crowd a few hours after Whitney Houston died. MORE  

Amy Winehouse Death Inquest Could Be Invalid

By McCarton Ackerman

The coroner who ruled that the icon died from alcohol poisoning wasn't properly qualified. MORE  

Jean Paul Gaultier Outrages Amy Winehouse's Family

By Valerie Tejeda

The French fashion designer is accused of glamorizing addiction by using Amy look-a-likes on his catwalk. MORE  

Final Verdict: Amy Winehouse Died of Alcohol Poisoning

By Jason Gotlieb

An alcohol overdose was quite enough to kill the star, as the inquest finds, despite a tendency to assume illegal drugs must be to blame. MORE  

Winehouse Dad Declines to Blame Ex-Husband For Her Death

By Anthony Daconti

The late singer's father launches an international addiction charity on the day she would have turned 28. MORE  

Hugs Not Drugs' Addiction Mugshots

By Jeff Forester

Non-prof builds a surprisingly extensive Facebook gallery of famous drug users. MORE  

The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Will Godfrey

Obama's Uncle Freed From DUI Custody, Electric Daisy Carnival Sued By Ecstasy Death Girl's Parents, and The Eight Beers Calorie-Conscious America No Longer Loves. MORE  

Video: Mitch Winehouse Interview on Amy

By Will Godfrey

Mitch Winehouse has spoken warmly of his addicted daughter in a new interview. MORE  

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Drug, Alcohol and Tobacco Use Among Teens In Decline

The annual SAMHSA survey found that rates of use for most substances have dropped significantly, though most Americans are still not getting treatment.

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Proposed British Alcohol Tax To Help Fund Treatment Programs

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

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Bipartisan Senate Bill Seeks Millions for Addiction Treatment

Even if passed, the $80 million legislation is almost assured to be doomed by the Republican-led House.

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South Carolina Man Illegally Operated Rehabs In Three States

Clayton Alfred White declared himself to be a professional drug counselor despite having no license or even training.

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Philadelphia Man Accused of Running Illegal 'Recovery Homes'

Jeffrey Jackson has been accused of putting recovering addicts at risk by housing them in rooms deemed unfit for human dwelling.

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Normies React to the 12 Steps

"I think admitting to having a problem in general is the right first step, but to admit powerlessness is unhealthy. .. I think admitting powerlessness is more harmful because it doesn't help. Admitting that you want and need help is more useful after admittance."

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Cliffside Malibu
 
 
 
 

The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

Morningside Recovery
 
 
 
 

For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

AToN Center
 
 
 
 

Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

Reflections
 
 
 
 

This exclusive Northern California rehab is all about client choice—as well as golf outings, Buddhist field trips and keeping up with the office.

Capo By The Sea
 
 
 
 

Capo By The Sea offers an executive rehab program complete with medical detox and a focus on dual-diagnosis issues, as well as an outpatient option in an environment that exudes the kind of beach house optimism one would expect from an Orange County recovery outfit.

Journey Malibu
 
 
 
 

Want many of the luxury amenities A-listers have come to expect—including an enormous backyard with a pool and patio, an herb garden, a volleyball net and a spectacular vista of the Santa Monica mountains—with a recovery program to match?

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center.

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