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High-End Escort Charged In Google Exec's Lethal Overdose

By Shawn Dwyer

An alleged prostitute who boasted having over 200 clients has been charged with manslaughter for administering a lethal dose of heroin to Forrest Hayes. MORE  

Clean and Serene Sex Work

By Veronica Monet

Prostitution and sobriety are not mutually exclusive. MORE  

The Abortion That Saved my Life

By Anna David

While I was still doing cocaine and sleeping with the only guy who wouldn't judge me for doing it, I became pregnant.  MORE  

Sex Work and Sobriety

By Riot Stern

First I used drugs, later I became an escort. Then I got clean and sober, but it still took a while to get out of the life.  MORE  

Quitting Rage

By Scarlett Fever

On the hunt for my rapist, armed with rage-fueled revenge fantasies, I finally learned to let go of the anger that had defined me. MORE  

Tyson's Rock Bottom: Beating Hookers on Coke

By Bryan Le

The former heavyweight champion, three years sober, recalls his darkest hour. MORE  

Texas Politician Scored Drugs From Hookers

By McCarton Ackerman

A city councilman in the Dallas–Fort Worth area is in hot water for drug use—and for his preferred drug connection. MORE  

Four-Foot-Tall Hooker Dies at 40, Drawing Huge Headlines

By Will Godfrey

"Little Bit,"  a much-beloved former prostitute who led a colony of recovering drug addicts, couldn't escape her own dark past. MORE  

A Teacher's Addiction Triggers a National Scandal

By Melissa Petro

When the media discovered her past as a sex worker, Melissa Petro lost her beloved teaching job, triggering a national firestorm. A year later, she wonders if her downfall was the result of her long-time addiction.  MORE  

Nasty Habits: Addiction Turned Me into a Hooker

By Emma Lee

Her drinking led her to sell her body, which led to more drinking and drugs. A high-living hooker chronicles her desperate journey to hell and back.  MORE  

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Proud to be Sober, Proud to be Catholic

I noticed a decided anti-Catholic bent at the AA meetings I was attending, but my sobriety has only benefited from my religious upbringing.

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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.

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

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