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Rick Perry Talks Legalizing Marijuana on Jimmy Kimmel Live!

By Bryan Le

Texas lawmakers are "trying to be smart" about pot, claims Perry, who also says he's never smoked marijuana. MORE  

Website Unveils Unlikely Legal Pot "Advocates"

By Tony O'Neill

Marijuana Majority propagates the pro-legalization views of a multitude of famous faces—including some that will raise eyebrows. MORE  

Republicans on Drugs

By Luke Walker

The 2012 presidential campaign is officially on—and, for the GOP, more unpredictable than ever. Where do the contenders stand on drugs and addiction? Everywhere. MORE  

Alleged Course on "Homosexuality as Gateway Drug" Brews Storm

By Will Godfrey

A "course" advertised at homophobic Baylor University in Texas would apparently have linked being gay to drug use. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

Rick Perry Insists He Was Sober During Strange Speech, Studies show that Fatty Foods Can be as Addictive as Cocaine, and Kiss Guitarist calls Gene Simmons a Sex Addict. MORE  

Rick Perry Equates Alcoholism with Homosexuality

By Will Godfrey

The GOP presidential candidate preached abstinence for both gays and drunks in his 2008 treatise. Now he's backing away from his book. MORE  

Michele Bachmann: Big Win in Iowa, Blank Slate on Drugs

By Walter Armstrong

As the race heats up, not all the top-tier names have staked distinctive positions on drug policy—but there are some early indications. MORE  

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Pakistan Drug 'Clinic' Allegedly Tortured Addicts

A Pakistani clinic run by an extreme Islamic mullah has been shut down after police found patients chained to the ground and forced to recite the Qur'an.

7/28/14 7:30pm
Brain-Boosting 'Smart Drugs' On The Rise

With the wider availability of brain-boosting pills comes growing concern over sever side effects like depression and withdrawal.

7/28/14 5:30pm
New York Times Says: End Prohibition of Weed

The Gray Lady has gone on record in throwing unequivocal support behind legalizing marijuana.

7/28/14 3:30pm
4 Physical Side Effects of Being Addicted Your Smartphone

Think overuse of smartphones doesn't have physical consequences? Think again.

7/28/14 1:00pm
Can Ibogaine Curb Afghanistan’s Heroin Problem?

Despite a decade-long battle with crippling heroin addiction, Afghanistan remains reluctant in its desire to treat addicts.

7/28/14 10:30am

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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.

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

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

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