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  1. Why Alcoholics Anonymous WorksA new story in The Atlantic ignores a decade’s worth of research.
  2. addiction
    Do 12-Step Programs Deserve to Be So Popular?An interesting interview — and some very low percentages.
  3. alcohol
    People Who Work Long Hours Drink a LotCheers.
  4. addiction
    Untangling Peer Pressure in Teen DrinkingWhat influences teen drinking behavior?
  5. smoking
    Rotten-Fish Smell Helps Smokers Crave Fewer CigarettesGross. 
  6. q&a
    How Your Technology Is Manipulating YouYou’re probably not entirely aware it’s happening.
  7. social psychology
    Drunk Smiles Are ContagiousFor guys, at least.
  8. marijuana
    More Marijuana Could Mean Less Domestic ViolenceTo be blunt, there’s some common sense at work here.
  9. language
    Metaphors Like ‘Clean’ and ‘Dirty’ Can Undermine Addiction RecoveryIt’s time to change the way we talk about drug and alcohol addiction.
  10. People Severely Underestimate — or Lie About — How Much They DrinkIt’s bad for a lot of reasons.
  11. Dowd Freak-Out Provides Important Drug-Use TipsLaugh, yes, but also learn from how foolishly she approached her edible-pot experience.
  12. This Tweet From Bill Bratton Marked a Historic Shift in NYPD Anti-Drug PolicyThe NYPD is starting to treat drug users like human beings rather than criminals.
  13. Too Much or Too Little: DSM-V’s Gray Area on Sex AddictionThe psychiatric manual will help diagnose “hyposexual” women but still won’t label men sex addicts.
  14. as seen on tv
    Addicted to Netflix: Teen-Soap-Opera Binge As PsychosisI discussed Dance Academy with my therapist.