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united states of addiction
united states of addiction

The Facebook Page That Led to 30 Drug-Rehab Arrests

One informant reported having been paid in heroin to live in a sober home and collect money from visitors who sexually assaulted female residents.
Chelsea Greenwood
8.3.18
addiction
addiction

People Are Taking a Date Rape Drug Recreationally and Getting Addicted

There's no hangover with GHB, so things go off the rails fast.
Philippus Zandstra
2.8.18
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

People Are Sticking Needles in Their Ears to Treat Addiction

Acudetox is finding its place in a small but growing number of addiction treatment centers around the country.
Meryl Davids Landau
1.29.18
addiction
addiction

Forced Rehab Isn't the Solution

Massachusetts wants to expand its civil commitment law for addiction, but it may make matters worse.
Maia Szalavitz
1.9.18
addiction
addiction

When You're Addicted to Drugs, You Know You'll Eventually Push It Too Far

"You can't really fuck with Mother Nature for that long."
Amy Dresner
9.15.17
addiction
addiction

This Is What it's Like to Overdose on Heroin Nine Times

And then finally stop.
Elizabeth Brico
8.15.17
addiction
addiction

Women Lawyers Are Being Driven to Drink

The highly competitive field is a breeding ground for addiction problems.
Britni De La Cretaz
3.22.17
We Asked
We Asked

We Asked People What It's Like To Go To Rehab Before Age 21

"I couldn't possibly have a problem; I'm not even old enough to drink!"
Britni De La Cretaz
2.21.17
Meducation
Meducation

The First Fentanyl Addict

How the powerful opioid took its roots in anesthesiology, and affected medical professionals working in the field, before it made its way into the mainstream.
Rumana D’Souza
10.23.16