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I'm Powerless Over Chocolate and My Life Has Become Unmanageable

By Bonnie Bernstein

Don't tell me it isn't substance abuse. This is serious. MORE  

Childhood Abuse Linked to Food Addiction in Women

By Valerie Tejeda

Women with a history of abuse are twice as likely to develop addictive eating patterns, a study finds. MORE  

Chris Christie Reveals His Weight-Loss Surgery

By Will Godfrey

New Jersey's governor underwent lap-band surgery as part of his 20-year struggle with food. MORE  

Binge Eaters Are More Likely to Use Drugs

By Valerie Tejeda

Binge eating in young adults is linked to drug use, a study indicates—but not, surprisingly, to binge drinking. MORE  

Food Cravings: A Quick Guide

By Fionna Agomuoh

Real hunger? Or emotional eating? Knowing the difference can help prevent food addiction. MORE  

John Lennon Was Bulimic, New Book Claims

By May Wilkerson

But Yoko Ono insists that reports of Lennon's binge-eating and self-induced vomiting are untrue. 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  

Take Part in a Food Addiction Survey

By Dirk Hanson

Researchers hope to shed light on the controversial connection between “food addiction” and other addictions like smoking and drinking. MORE  

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PTSD and Food Addiction Go Hand-in-Hand for Women

Researchers have found the stronger the PTSD, the more likely a woman will suffer from eating addiction.

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Teens Who Smoke Pot Daily Could Have More Problems Later in Life

A recent study has claimed that the more frequent the use, the more adversely affected users can become.

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Hostel Owner Accused of Drugging and Assaulting Lodgers

Michael Harris stands accused of sexually assaulting male travelers from Germany, England, and the United States.

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Addicted to Your Phone? There's (Another) App for That

Checky is designed to keep users constantly aware of how often and even why they're always checking their phones.

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Study Says Pot Smokers Use To Cope With Negative Emotions

Researchers found that using marijuana to cope with traumatic events could lead to increased dependence.

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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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