The UK government is trying to rebuild a drug treatment system it trashed – and setting up a false narrative to demonise drug users.
I’ve been on both sides: as the user, and the loved one staging an intervention. To quote a maxim I often heard at AA, relapse is part of recovery.
California could be come the latest lab in a nationwide experiment: Instead of sentencing drug users to jail, what if you sentenced them to rehab?
The most militarised zone on earth is luring its youth into a tight grip of addiction.
Physical therapists don’t just handle injuries; people with work-from-home back pain are flooding their pages looking for relief.
Campus centres for students recovering from addiction are exploding during COVID.
Former patients of a renowned Indian rehab centre allege a chain of cult-like abuse at a facility run by celebrity psychiatrist Yusuf Merchant.
Dealers offering weed and heroin to recovering addicts has become a common trend around Goa’s rehabs.
Dr Sandeep Bhola sees about 100 patients a day, and has helped over 15,000. Yet, victory is miles away.
Defrauding insurance companies with unnecessary urine drug tests is a cash cow. Cops are starting to catch up.