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A Look at the Myth of Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll

By Remi L. Roy

Are rock stars really the drugged-out partiers we think they are, or are they just trying to boost sales with an image? MORE  

Steven Tyler Talks to Dr. Oz About His Drug Addiction

By Shawn Dwyer

In a frank discussion, the Aerosmith frontman talked about his long road to recovery and declared that ‘doctors are the real drug dealers.’ MORE  

Aerosmith's Drug of Choice Is Now Music

By May Wilkerson

Reformed "Toxic Twins" Joe Perry and Steven Tyler "get off" on pure, clean rock 'n roll these days. MORE  

Rod Stewart Was Hooked on Steroids

By May Wilkerson

The rocker reveals how he got addicted to the 'roids he took to help his voice, sparking some "typical diva" behavior. MORE  

The Darkness Believe in a Thing Called Sober

By May Wilkerson

The rockers are reunited with a new album after cocaine "drove the band apart." MORE  

Muse Bassist's Addiction Inspires New Album

By Valerie Tejeda

After battling alcoholism, UK rocker Chris Wolstenholme is sober—and singing about it. MORE  

Mötley Crüe Guitarist Is Sober, "Still an A#%hole"

By Chrisanne Grise

The notorious glam metal band's Mick Mars has given up drugs for the sake of rock and roll. MORE  

Video: Jerry Cantrell Takes Recovery Plaudits

By Valerie Tejeda

The Alice in Chains star talks about his journey to sobriety and is praised by fellow rockers. MORE  

Video: How Aerosmith Survived Decades of Decadence

By May Wilkerson

Steven Tyler and his four sober band-mates speak to 60 Minutes about their years of drug and alcohol fueled drama. MORE  

An Indie Superstar's Slow Road to Sobriety

By Mike Doughty

Soul Coughing was one of America's most acclaimed indie bands. In his memoir, The Book of Drugs, the band's lead singer describes how the 12 Steps saved his life. MORE  

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Stevie Nicks Opens Up About Her Cocaine Abuse

The Fleetwood Mac singer recalled her frightening days as a cocaine addict and discussed what inspired her to seek treatment.

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Morning Roundup: Oct. 1, 2014

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How Smoking Pot May Alleviate PTSD Symptoms

New research adds further urgency to the movement for government-sanctioned medical cannabis.

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Study Describes E-Cigarettes as Gateway To Illegal Drugs

A pair of scientists claimed in the New England Journal of Medicine that electronic cigarettes can alter brain chemistry like cocaine.

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Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI

This is the second time the Olympic star has been busted for driving under the influence.

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Suboxone: Trading One Prison Cell for Another

Suboxone seemed like a get-out-of-jail-free card, the answer to my opiate addiction. Instead, I had a new ten-year addiction, complete with thinning hair and lost motivation.

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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