August 29, 2014  Last Update: August 26, 2014, 11:16 am

Editorial

Marijuana Good, Marijuana Bad

Marijuana legalization efforts go far beyond new laws, as vested interests wage a war for attention, and perhaps "normalization" of pot in America.
There's a propaganda war on, with ignorance all around, as we legalize marijuana and try to understand the good and the bad. Read
Alcohol

Palcohol : You’ve. Been. Trolled.

Fox News is just one of hundreds of "news" outlets spreading the "powdered alcohol" deception.
Did you fall for it? "PAlcohol" powdered alcohol? LOL.. you've been trolled. Read
Drugs

“Mr. Cocaine” Charged in Florida with Xanax Possession

“Mr. Cocaine” Charged in Florida with Xanax Possession
The state? Florida. The charge? Illegal possession of Xanax. The defendant? Mr. Cocaine. Really. Read
News

Now a New Jersey Heroin Happy Meal?

McHeroin -- Heroin and McDonalds, in the news again.
Yet another arrest at a McDonalds for Heroin, this time in Lakehurst, New Jersey. Read
Treatment & Recovery

Palindrome Week for Fresh Starts

Thsi week is full of palindromes, dates that read correctly forwards AND backwards. Image from SunriseDetoxFtLauderdale.com
Every day this week is remarkable, for an unusual but interesting reason.... Read
Trends

3D Printing Your Own Bong (STL File)

3D Printing Your Own Bong with an STL File
Israeli man prints his own 3D bong, and encourages everyone to do the same. Read
Drugs

In Tennessee: 33% on Painkillers

One Third of Tennessee Residents use Painkillers.
With one-third of Tennesseans filling prescriptions for painkillers every year, is the noted increase in overdose deaths surprising? Read
Trends

Is Liquid Tobacco Deadly? or just Scary?

Is liquid tobacco deadly?
Liquid tobacco is more dangerous than many people know, and can even be deadly if enough touches exposed skin. But most e-juice is NOT "liquid tobacco". Do we need regulation, or education? Read
Editorial

JohnsAddiction Recap

What's new on JohnsAddiction.com?
A run down of the recent amazing stories featured on JohnsAddiction (with helpful links!) Read
News

Aren’t Doritos a Trigger Food?

The local Florida news was all over it: break in at treatment center, clogged toilet and.... Doritos! Read
Drugs

Zohydro Ban Proposed by Senator Joe Manchin: His Daughter is CEO of Competitor?

Is Senator Manchin's daughter the head of a large pharmaceutical company in his West Virginia district?
Riddle me this: is the Senator proposing a ban on Zohydro also the father of the CEO of Mylan Pharmaceuticals, the company most at risk if the newly-approved non-generic pain pill goes blockbuster? Yup. Read
News

Evzio Talking Naloxone Injector Approved

Ever wondered what to do when someone you know is overdosing? Don't worry, this new naloxone injector actually talks you though the process. That's right: it talks. Read
Alcohol

“I HATE MY JOB” – Said the Alcohol, in Shorthand

Transcripts from around 30 NY court cases contain nothing but "I HATE MY JOB" or random text.
A Manhattan court reporter may have jeopardized the verdicts in around 30 court cases when he wrote "I HATE MY JOB" instead of recording the case. His excuse? Alcoholism. Read
DUI

DWB: Driving With Burrito?

A man from Deltona, Florida was arrested Monday after falling asleep drunk at the wheel of his car–all while clutching his Taco Bell burrito. Read
Editorial

Smartphone “Sober App” Cures Alcoholism

The smartphone app that will cure alcoholism just highlighted a bunch of pubs I haven't visited yet. Seriously, who funds this "addiction research"? Read
Not an Addict