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Afghanistan Poised to Become Narco-Criminal State

By Paul Gaita

Despite $7 billion in U.S. aid, Afghanistan lacks the police, military, and governmental might to combat its massive heroin production. MORE  

Dan Rather Said Heroin Gave Him 'A Hell Of A Headache'

By McCarton Ackerman

Rather's experimentation with the drug in 1955 was under police supervision and done as research for a story. MORE  

Tom Sizemore 'Drug Den' Video Shows Heroin And Crystal Meth Relapse

By McCarton Ackerman

The Saving Private Ryan actor stunningly relapses back into addiction after battling for sobriety and reviving his career. MORE  

Americans Think Marijuana Less Harmful Than Tobacco and Alcohol, Poll Says

By Shawn Dwyer

Attitudes toward marijuana have loosened considerably in the last few years alone. MORE  

Twin-City Sobriety

By Zachary Siegel

Minnesota isn't just the land of rehabs. Some of us have to stay sober there too. A report from the treatment heartland. MORE  

Morning Roundup: January 3, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Rob Ford set to run again, Cocaine Congressman goes back to work, FedEx faces cigarette lawsuit, and gas-guzzling addict caught again. MORE  

Morning Roundup: December 26, 2013

By Shawn Dwyer

Uruguay president makes legal pot official, Oklahoma woman smuggles pot pipe in vagina, Alaska cop sexted child while drunk, and Kelly LeBrock was double the legal limit in DUI. MORE  

Pennsylvania Company Gives Recovering Addicts a Second Chance

By Shawn Dwyer

The father-son owner-operators of a commercial paint stripping company look to expand their successful hiring practice into a training and employment center. MORE  

Morning Roundup: December 20, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Kristen Johnston opens up some more, French deal blow to e-cigs, Florida pastor died of heroin and cocaine, and Kentucky beefs up heroin drug policy. MORE  

Iran Hangs Drug Smuggler

By McCarton Ackerman

The country believes that it has found success with its anti-drug efforts and no longer seeks the aid of outside nations. MORE  

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The Quick Fix
Morning Roundup: April 21, 2014

Rob Ford kicks off re-election with free alcohol, Ohio bans more synthetics, pot smokers hiding weed in vaporizers, and government approves powdered booze.

7:00am
Man Mistakenly Takes Meth, Walks Into Walmart Naked

A South Carolina man accidentally took methamphetamine, which made him "paranoid" and "crazy" enough to walk into a Walmart wearing nothing but tennis shoes.

4/18/14 7:30pm
Support On the Rise for Giving Naloxone to Emergency Personnel

Proponents for equipping emergency responders with the lifesaving overdose antidote have become more vocal, with only those on the edges holding on to their opposition.

4/18/14 5:30pm
Back From the Abyss: The Autobiography of a Low-Bottom Alky

Paid Sponsored Post: Follow Kieran Doherty’s wild ride of a life––from altar boy to rebel to alcohol-fueled criminal… bringing a whole new meaning to hitting bottom.

4/18/14 3:31pm
Eric Holder Optimistic, Cautious About Legal Marijuana

The nation's top law enforcement officer has sounded a conciliatory tone in recent months, though he remains hesitant to fully embrace legal pot.

4/18/14 3:30pm

Rehabilitation Directories

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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