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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  

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Pregnancy Criminalization Laws Shed Light on Struggle of Mothers With Addiction

Reproductive rights, criminal justice advocates, and most medical organizations have slammed Tennessee's draconian law punishing women addicts.

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Failure to Launch: North Carolina Drug Test Program Fizzles

A lack of funding and an overwhelming backlog of applications has stalled the testing program before it could begin.

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Methamphetamine Use on the Rise in India

Loopholes in the law and corruption among officials has led to a staggering increase in meth production and abuse.

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Rehabilitation Directories

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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.

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

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

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