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Denmark's 'Fix Rooms' A Proven Success In First Year

By McCarton Ackerman

Despite criticisms that drug consumption centers promote criminality, studies have shown that they reduce public drug use while saving lives. MORE  

"Church of Beer" Built in Denmark

By Bryan Le

Thousands of partiers at a music festival chip in to build a temple with their empties. MORE  

Supermarket Receives Cocaine in Banana Boxes

By Bryan Le

The store has contacted its Colombian banana suppliers to inquire about the slip-up. MORE  

Denmark Wants to Import Marijuana From US

By McCarton Ackerman

Copenhagen's council plans to legalize pot on a trial basis—but where to get the weed? MORE  

Video: How to Use Drugs "Correctly"

By Bryan Le

A controversial Danish campaign educates young drug users on safer practices. MORE  

Denmark Moves Toward Marijuana Legalization

By Tony O'Neill

Copenhagen politicians are pushing for totally legalized, council-sold hashish. National lawmakers may allow it. MORE  

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

By Dirk Hanson

Tiger's Doctor Defends Against Drug Charges, Denmark Becomes Europe's Heroin Capital, and a College Student's Guide to Safe Drinking. MORE  

Charity Pays Thousands of Addicts to Get Sterilized

By Dirk Hanson

An American "charity" is paying thousands of U.S. drug addicts not to have children. Buoyed by its success, the group has moved on to Britain. Now Denmark may be taking up the trend. MORE  

Why Denmark Can't Give Heroin Away

By Dirk Hanson

Despite a government plan by Danish officials to legally give away 80%-pure heroin to addicted citizens, only 80 people in the entire country have taken them up on their offer. MORE  

The Quick Fix
Twelve Pot Plants Earn Missouri Siblings 15-Year Sentences

Though they claimed it was for personal use, Natalie and David DePriest were handed harsh sentences for cultivating marijuana and intent to distribute.

4/15/14 7:30pm
‘Growing Pains’ Jeremy Miller Talks About Addiction

The former child star opened up about his alcohol addiction, which began when he was just four years old.

4/15/14 5:30pm
Addicted to the Small Screen

Concern is growing among teachers in the United Kingdom and abroad about children as young as three or four obsessively using tablets and smartphones.

4/15/14 3:30pm
Dave Navarro Speaks Out on “Compassion” and Addiction

The Jane's Addiction guitarist talked about his struggle with heroin addiction as part of a HuffPost Live segment hosted by Ricky Camilleri.

4/15/14 1:00pm
Former Addict Goes From Homelessness To Magna Cum Laude

Daney Hill lived under a highway overpass struggling with substance abuse, but she picked up the pieces and earned high honors in college with a degree in business.

4/15/14 10:30am

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Sober Living
Did I Pick the Wrong Sponsor, Or Is it Me?

After four years of thinking about asking someone to sponsor me, someone finally asked to be my sponsor. But I'm not sure it was a good decision... for either of us.

The Rehab Review
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 San Diego rehab has a program for you—if you can tear yourself away from “the most amazing massages ever."

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

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

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