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China Arrests 1,300 People For Selling Fake Drugs

By McCarton Ackerman

The practice of selling bogus drugs has reached epidemic proportions in recent years. MORE  

Brooklyn Cracks Down on Smuggled Cigs

By Nina Puro

Despite worrying reports on Chinese knock-offs, Brooklyn smokers still like 'em cheap, no questions asked. MORE  

Woman Dials 911 on Her Own Meth Deal

By Sarah Beller

A dealer sells salt instead of meth and calls police when her customers demand a refund. MORE  

Fake Adderall Flooding Internet, Warns FDA

By Valerie Tejeda

Websites are peddling harmful fake versions of the ADHD drug, as demand rises. MORE  

Hard Times for Fake Viagra Peddlers

By Valerie Tejeda

Cops arrest a gang for importing vast quantities of counterfeit drugs from Asia to Europe. MORE  

China Cracks Down on Counterfeit Drugs

By Ariel Nagi

Several scandals over fake meds have rocked the Chinese pharmaceutical industry, which is a major supplier to the US. MORE  

Busting Drug Bootleggers Goes High-Tech in India

By Ariel Nagi

The black market in counterfeit pills is making a killing in the Third World—literally. Now Indian pharmas are upgrading to pricey package security. But is it too pricey?  MORE  

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

By Dirk Hanson

Counterfeit Drugs, New Labels for Tylenol, and the Link Between Cocaine and Cigarettes. MORE  

The Quick Fix
Nearly a Third of Alcoholic Beverages Have Inaccurate Labels

According to a 2013 survey, thirty percent of all booze labels have faulty information about alcohol content.

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Treatment Center in India Exposed As Drug Den

A group of local activists organized a raid on the government-run agency after hearing multiple reports that officials were dealing drugs to patients.

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Christian Leaders Criticize War on Drugs and Mass Incarceration

Reflecting on the symbolic rebirth of Easter, a group of Christian leaders denounced the costly and ineffective war on drugs while urging policymakers to consider treatment.

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Brain Activity in Rats on PCP Offers Clues to Schizophrenia

When given a dose of angel dust, lab rats displayed changes in their brain chemistry that were comparable to the same changes seen in the schizophrenic brain.

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Everyday Average Couple Accused Of Running Massive Drug Ring

Part of a husband and wife team, Sarah Hannan controlled the finances of an extensive drug operation while on paid maternity leave.

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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.

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Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious San Diego rehab has a program for you—if you can tear yourself away from “the most amazing massages ever."

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

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