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NYC smoking ban

Dude, Where's My Smokes?

By Michael Dhar

Nicotine and the teenage brain: New York City targets smoking's favorite victims MORE  

NY Could Raise Smoking Age to 21

By Sarah Beller

Mayor Bloomberg's crusade against smoking leads to a proposal to raise the legal purchasing age. MORE  

Bloomberg Wants Cigarettes Out of Sight

By Ben Feuerherd

NYC's mayor launches a new initiative to keep tobacco products out of store displays. MORE  

New Yorkers Breathe Easier Than Ever

By Gabrielle Wuhl

Smoking rates have plummeted since NYC's ban was introduced. Is that why Saudi Arabia is following suit? MORE  

Morning Roundup: May 2, 2012

By May Wilkerson

School drug testing might violate students' rights, Bobby Brown says he didn't get Whitney hooked, and Harvard prof caught with pot in her panties. MORE  

Despite Bloomberg, Asian New Yorkers Smoke On

By Bryan Le

The mayor's manic anti-smoking blitz hasn't been able to bust cultural bunkers. MORE  

New York’s Outdoor Smoking Ban Bombs

By Dirk Hanson

Attempt to free parks and beaches from smoke called “an absolute joke.” MORE  

The Quick Fix
More College Students Taking ADHD Drugs to Study

The last 10 years have seen a drastic rise in college students taking Adderall or Ritalin in order to boost their productivity in an increasingly competitive environment.

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Columbus Short Allegedly Threatens Wife With Knife While Drunk

The 'Scandal' star was reportedly intoxicated on wine when he threatened to kill his wife and himself over her alleged affairs.

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Coachella Founder Once Ran Pot Smuggling Operation

Thirty years ago, Gary Tovar smuggled marijuana into the U.S. while helping to spur the homegrown industry.

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Edie Falco Talks 'Nurse Jackie' and Sobriety

As the sixth season of the show is underway, star Edie Falco talks about her pill-popping character's relapse as well as her own 20 years of sobriety.

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North Korean Drug Trafficking Causing Addiction Epidemic

While North Korea's hand in drug smuggling is hardly news, a new report shows just how widespread addiction is in the isolated communist nation.

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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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