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Faces and Voices of Recovery

The Loneliness of the Addict Activist

By Maia Szalavitz

Since AIDS, I've worked to try to help addicts unite as a political force. Go ahead and laugh. But we remain the only "disease community" that can't stand up for itself. MORE  

Two Kennedys Open Up on Family Addiction History

By Valerie Tejeda

Patrick Kennedy and Christopher Kennedy Lawford speak about their substance-related struggles. MORE  

What's Your Life in Recovery Like?

By Hunter R. Slaton

You have until December 31 to participate in Faces & Voices of Recovery's survey about what life is like after alcohol and drugs. MORE  

Medicaid Boost Could Help Millions of Addicts

By Hunter R. Slaton

Expansion of the insurance program could provide substance-abuse treatment for 2.6 million uninsured alcoholics and addicts, experts say. MORE  

Recovery Activists Honored at Stellar Event

By Chrisanne Grise

A high-powered benefit hosted in Washington, DC carries a resounding message of hope. MORE  

Addicts' Dance Troupe Storms the Stage

By Nathan Thompson

Some of these dancing addicts used to beg outside the theaters they now perform in, their director tells The Fix. MORE  

US Proclaims National Recovery Month

By Will Godfrey

Hundreds of organizations and events all over the country seek to make addiction more visible and less stigmatized this month. MORE  

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