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A Crying Shame
Mother says prescription drug abuse killed son 
Her son, Michael Fosket, died at age 24 after misusing a painkiller prescribed by his doctor. Read More
NBA player's drug use now cautionary tale for students
InChris Herren presented the program called "What You Need to Know: Preventing Substance Abuse in the Community,".  Read More
Chris Brown, kicked out of rehab for 'acting violently,'
Los Angeles (CNN) -- Chris Brown was booted from a rehab facility this month after smashing his mother's car window during a family session. Read More
Nurse aide tries to fill dead patient's prescription 
Maria Dawn Locklear tried to fill her patient's prescription for 60 Oxycontin tablets at a local pharmacy, four days after the woman died. See VIdeo
One in eight deaths of young Australians attributable to alcohol 
The report found 20 per cent of Australians are now drinking at levels that put them at risk of lifetime harm from injury or disease. Read More
Is Drinking Alone an Early Warning Sign?
It's sad to think of these youngsters sitting alone at home, using intoxication as a tool to deal with their demons, whatever those demons are. Read More
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Police Action
Man arrested for selling drugs at substance abuse treatment center
Police arrested a 55-year-old man outside a drug-treatment center and charged him with distributing prescription medication inside the facility. Read More
Bill W.
All 72 images in The Bill W. Collection are available on a to Lease-to-Buy basis. You may lease any of the photographs from 90 ninety days up to a year for your home, office, recovery clubhouse or treatment center. Read More
In The News
Congressman Radel still campaigned for money after cocaine bust  
NAPLES, FL -Congressman Trey Radel turned to campaign donors for money, just days after he was busted for cocaine in Washington, D.C.
Outside Hazelden Treatment Center in Naples extra security has been hired. See Video
Chris Lawford shares lessons of addicts
" His latest book, "What Addicts Know: 10 Lessons From Recovery To Benefit Everyone," takes the concepts mainstream. Read More
Family of Origin
Lindsey Lohan's mother to undergo psychological evaluation
The 51 year old has blamed the paparazzi and her lifestyle for her arrest and insists she is alcohol free after
she reportedly had a blood alcohol level of more than double the state's legal limitRead More

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Heavy drinking bad for marriage if only one spouse drinks, but not both
But if both spouses were heavy drinkers? The divorce rate was the same as for couples where neither were heavy drinkers. Read More
Josh Brolin checks himself into rehab for substance abuse
"He realized he needed help and is committed to his sobriety," a source told the magazine. Read More
The Strokes Guitarist Talks New Solo Album, Sobriety.
Albert Hammond Jr. stepped out and proved his own songwriting chops spanned beyond the iconic riffs with two albums that leaned handsomely on the lighter side of pop. Read More
Depression, addiction, homelessness _ series looks at lives of former NFL players
Washington Post: Linebacker Terry Tautolo finds himself in an old 49ers team photo, pointing out Joe Montana and Ronnie Lott before he identifies himself. Then he explains how he found himself homeless. Read More
Treatment News
Addiction Treatment With a Dark Side
New York Times: "I didn't know you could overdose on Suboxone." Read More
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