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Treatment & Recovery

Palindrome Week for Fresh Starts

Every day this week is remarkable, for an unusual but interesting reason.... Read

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

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

JohnsAddiction Recap

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A run down of the recent amazing stories featured on JohnsAddiction (with helpful links!) Read

Aren’t Doritos a Trigger Food?

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

Miami Vice, in New Jersey

Like something out of an episode of Miami Vice, Officer Ralph "the Milk Man" Mata has been booked on drug crime charges in New Jersey. Read

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

McDonald’s and Heroin: Again

The kids ran off to the McDonald's play area, while Mommy and Daddy stayed in McDonalds and played with their heroin. Read

Senate Moves to Ban Zohydro

Controversy continues to surround the release of Zohydro ER: Senator Joe Manchin of West Virginia has proposed a ban of the drug until a safer, more "abuse-proof" version is available. Read

New York Music Teacher Pawns School Tubas for Heroin Cash

One music teacher in New York discovered a creative way to fund her heroin habit... at school and student expense. Read

Opioid “junkies” Shop Open Houses for Prescription Meds

Open House means Open Medicine Cabinet in San Diego, for these prescription drug thieves. Read
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