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Recent Study Casts Doubt on THC Saliva Tests

By Paul Gaita

A positive THC test doesn't necessarily indicate recent marijuana use. MORE  

Morning Roundup: March 5, 2013

By The Fix staff

US calls for ban on drunk diplomats, Canada no longer most internet-addicted nation, and booze once got Tom Cruise kicked out of seminary. MORE  

Celebrity Roundup: August 3, 2012

By Sam Lansky

Pot habit gets Snoop Lion (née Dogg) banned from Norway, Dennis Hopper's son is accused of drugging, raping a teen, and Celeb Rehab's Shifty Shellshock says sorry. MORE  

Are You a Workaholic?

By Fionna Agomuoh

Norwegian researchers have developed a tool to gauge if you're addicted to work: try it out here. MORE  

Video: Recovering Addict Film Hits Festival

By Hunter R. Slaton

Oslo, August 31st—Joachim Trier's portrait of an addict in uncertain early recovery—is being shown in New York. Check out the trailer. MORE  

Late Last Call Linked to Drunken Violence

By Tracey Logan

Allowing longer opening hours for bars and nightclubs is clearly linked to more booze-fueled assaults, Norwegian stats show. MORE  

Norwegian Mass Murderer "Used Drugs" Before Killings, Says Lawyer

By Will Godfrey

Drug use is linked to Anders Behring Breivik's attacks, while his psychiatric state is due to be evaluated and prosecutors consider their next move. MORE  

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Dangerous Eating Disorder Behaviors Are Not Exclusive to Rail-Thin Teens

The study showed that eating disorders are not diagnosed early enough when specialists focus exclusively on weight.

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Boston Globe Editorial Calls for End of Heroin Prohibition

A former New Jersey police officer passionately denounced arresting and imprisoning opiate addicts.

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Moderate Drinking Can Sharpen Sense Of Smell

Israeli researchers have found that a few drinks improved an individual's ability to smell, though too many had the adverse effect.

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Study Links Medical Marijuana With Reduced Overdose Deaths

Anti-pot advocates are angry that medical marijuana is being presented as a healthier alternative to pills.

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Kentucky Inmate Dies From Methadone-Soaked Underwear

Corey McQueary died after another inmate returned to jail with the drug-soaked contraband.

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Helping My Wife Survive Childhood Sexual Abuse

My wife revealed to me that she had been sexually abused by her stepfather. The process of healing has been difficult, but together we are working towards her recovery.

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, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

Reflections
 
 
 
 

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

Capo By The Sea
 
 
 
 

Capo By The Sea offers an executive rehab program complete with medical detox and a focus on dual-diagnosis issues, as well as an outpatient option in an environment that exudes the kind of beach house optimism one would expect from an Orange County recovery outfit.

Journey Malibu
 
 
 
 

Want many of the luxury amenities A-listers have come to expect—including an enormous backyard with a pool and patio, an herb garden, a volleyball net and a spectacular vista of the Santa Monica mountains—with a recovery program to match?

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

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

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