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New Test Could Make Date Rape Drugs Extinct

By Bryan Le

Scientists have developed a 30-second test that turns any GHB-tainted drink a bright, fluorescent orange. MORE  

Surviving Rape and Staying Sober

By Sloane McDermott

The tools of 12-step recovery can help me to recover from anything—even a sexual assault. MORE  

Drunken "Consent" Key to Teen Rape Trial

By Ben Feuerherd

Two Ohio teens stand accused, as their town reels from the impact of underage drinking and social media. MORE  

Can Savvy Cups Catch Rape Drugs?

By Sarah Beller

A new product is intended to alert drinkers if they've been slipped a "roofie." MORE  

Belvedere Vodka's Rapey Ad: Social Media Fail?

By May Wilkerson

Promoting sexual assault turns out to be a less-than-smooth marketing strategy for Belvedere. MORE  

Drinking and Date Rape

By Amelia McDonell-Parry

She thought she'd just lost her virginity—until she found out someone had already taken it two nights earlier. Without alcohol, none of it would have happened. MORE  

Date-Rape Drug Terror Stalks Berlin

By Will Godfrey

A lone man dressed as Santa drugged a 15-year-old girl at a Christmas market this weekend—she's the ninth victim this month. MORE  

Spiked Drinks Are Sending Thousands to ER Each Year

By Ariel Nagi

Men are victims as well as women—and the 15,000 US ER cases in a year are just the tip of the iceberg. MORE  

Special Swizzle-Stick Detects Date-Rape Drugs

By Ariel Nagi

The inexpensive invention, about to hit drug stores, exposes even minimal traces of Ketamine and GHB MORE  

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Pakistan Drug 'Clinic' Allegedly Tortured Addicts

A Pakistani clinic run by an extreme Islamic mullah has been shut down after police found patients chained to the ground and forced to recite the Qur'an.

7/28/14 7:30pm
Brain-Boosting 'Smart Drugs' On The Rise

With the wider availability of brain-boosting pills comes growing concern over sever side effects like depression and withdrawal.

7/28/14 5:30pm
New York Times Says: End Prohibition of Weed

The Gray Lady has gone on record in throwing unequivocal support behind legalizing marijuana.

7/28/14 3:30pm
4 Physical Side Effects of Being Addicted Your Smartphone

Think overuse of smartphones doesn't have physical consequences? Think again.

7/28/14 1:00pm
Can Ibogaine Curb Afghanistan’s Heroin Problem?

Despite a decade-long battle with crippling heroin addiction, Afghanistan remains reluctant in its desire to treat addicts.

7/28/14 10:30am

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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.

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

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

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