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Paralyzed College Drinker Sues Fordham University

By Will Herbst

A young tennis player and student fell out of a college loft bed—after going to sleep drunk—and is now in a wheelchair. Who's to blame? MORE  

Video: Teens Insert Vodka-Soaked Tampons for an Intense Hit

By Will Godfrey

The latest method for underage drinkers to ingest vodka is as dangerous as it is unbelievable. MORE  

The Truth About Race and Drugs

By Dirk Hanson

Startling new research shows black teenagers are less likely to drink or do drugs than their white peers. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

House Reps Want Medical Marijuana Crackdown Stopped, Prescription Pills are East Tennessee's New Crack, and Yoda Caught Drunk Driving by German Cops. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

US Agencies Building Network of Mexican Cartel Informants, Pill Mill Prescriptions Targeted State-by-State, and Teacher Gave Five Students Vodka, Marijuana and Sex. MORE  

Mom Admits She Force-Fed Her Kids Beer and Cocaine

By Anthony Daconti

A Connecticut woman put in her bid for worst mother of the year. MORE  

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

By Will Godfrey

US Claims Iranian Bomb Plot Involved Mexican Drug Cartels, Seattle Schools Celebrate Drop in Drinking, and Pot Brownies at Memorial Service Land Seniors in Hospital. MORE  

Gummi Bear Menace Threatens Teen Sobriety

By Jeff Forester

Vodka-infused "boozy bears" pack a powerful punch and are difficult for parents and teachers to detect. MORE  

Video: Florida Students Seek Alcohol Amnesty

By Will Godfrey

A new UCF policy may encourage students to make 911 calls if they or their friends are dangerously drunk. MORE  

Beer Companies Target Kids In Violation of Industry Standards

By Jeff Forester

The head of the Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth explains to The Fix why Budweiser, Coors and Miller are screwing up on air. MORE  

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The Quick Fix
Mindfulness Can Rewire the Brain of an Addict

Researchers feel that cognitive-behavioral therapy can erase brain patterns that lock addicts into a cycle of abuse.

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Former Drug Smuggling Elephants Kick Opium Habit

Chinese Triads had kept the elephants loyal by hooking them on opium-laced bananas, but sanctuary workers cured them with methadone.

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'Teen Mom 2' Star Allegedly Abusing Painkillers

Leah Messer allegedly joins the likes of Amber Portwood and Jenelle Evans in publicly struggling with substance abuse.

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Director Anton Corbjin Talks Working With Philip Seymour Hoffman

The director described Hoffman as "full of life" while working with the actor on A Most Wanted Man.

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Andy Roddick's Comeback Stymied By Drug Test

The former No. 1 tennis player in the world is furious over a drug testing requirement that won't allow him to compete in the US Open.

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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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