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

By Will Godfrey

WHO Calls for More Tobacco and Alcohol Taxes, Meth Lab Clean-Ups Cost the Earth, and 72 Bags of Cocaine Found in Irishman's Belly. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

Black Tar Heroin Blamed for Botulism Cases, MLK "Was Drunk" at JFK Funeral, and Keira Knightley Needed Vodka Shots Before Spanking Scene. MORE  

Uppers Rock the World

By Will Godfrey

According to a new UN report, global use of cheap, synthetic uppers like meth and mephedrone has overtaken both heroin and cocaine, with Asia leading the way. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

Secondhand Smoke Makes Kids Sick, Harsh Rehab Remedy Wins Fans in Russia, and Drunken Californian Bites Pet Python. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

Vast Numbers of People are Dying from Prescription Drugs, Why Scary Anti-Smoking Campaigns Don't Work, and Redmond O'Neal is Sentenced to Rehab for a Year. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

Morning Smoke Brings Extra Cancer Risk, The Wire's "Snoop" Actress in Real Heroin Conviction, and Traffickers Letting the Postman Do the Work. MORE  

Video: Mexico Digs Deep to Uncover Meth Lab in Sinaloa

By Dirk Hanson

The laboratory may be the nation’s most sophisticated illegal drug lab ever, says Mexican Army. MORE  

Runny Nose? You’ll Need a Prescription for That.

By Dirk Hanson

In a desperate battle to head off meth production, a growing number of states are willing to put OTC allergy meds on prescription. MORE  

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Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir Talks About Jerry Garcia’s Addiction

The singer-guitarist spoke with HuffPost Live’s Ricky Camilleri about the music icon’s struggle with his addiction and his health.

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Georgia Governor Signs 911 Medical Amnesty Law

Georgia became the 19th state to pass limited prosecution immunity to people calling emergency services to help save someone suffering from an overdose.

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Mobile Addicts on the Rise, According to Data Study

The data analytics company, Flurry, has found a triple-digit increase in the percentage of mobile addicts in the past year alone.

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DOJ To Make Sweeping Changes to Clemency Process

The expanded criteria will allow President Obama to potentially reduce the number of prisoners serving long sentences for federal drug convictions.

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LSD-like Drug 25i Lands Three Teens In Hospital

While closely mimicking the effects of LSD, taking 25i can ultimately lead to increased heart rates, disorientation, and even violent behavior.

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I barely made it out of my troubled adolescence and I had resources; how can I help an underprivileged teen with everything stacked against him?

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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.

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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