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Tennessee Teens Abusing Drugs At Alarming Rates

By McCarton Ackerman

Adolescents in the Volunteer State are abusing drugs like heroin at double the national average. MORE  

Kids Treated for Marijuana Addiction Reaches Record High in United Kingdom

By Victoria Kim

Even though weed remains illegal in the UK, teens are using it now more than ever. MORE  

Study Shows More Affectionate Parenting Decreases Risk of Teen Drug Use

By Victoria Kim

How parents choose to rule the roost makes a significant difference in whether or not their adolescent child abuses drugs. MORE  

Obama Girls' School in Drug, Sex Scandal

By Chrisanne Grise

The private school is under fire after a report reveals that 71% of students attend drug- and booze-fueled parties. MORE  

Teen Forced to Wear "Smoked Pot, Got Caught" Sign

By May Wilkerson

A South Carolina mom inflicts public humiliation on her pot-smoking son. MORE  

Canadian Teens Trade Sex for Substances

By Valerie Tejeda

And the practice is happening all over the world, experts warn. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 28, 2012

By Chrisanne Grise

Nicotine vaccine could take the pleasure out of smoking, no bath salts found in face-eater test, and Coke and Pepsi may contain traces of alcohol. MORE  

US Teens Now Smoke Pot More Than Cigarettes

By Gabrielle Wuhl

American teens are now more likely to smoke marijuana than cigarettes, believing it to be less unhealthy. MORE  

US Teens Drink Less, Drug More Than Europe

By Ariel Nagi

American students are less likely to smoke or drink than Europeans, but more likely to take illegal drugs, data shows. MORE  

Indian Nursing Homes Peddle Addictive Painkiller

By Fionna Agomuoh

Police in India suspect nursing homes of exploiting addicted youths to turn an easy profit. MORE  

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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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