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Finally, the Addiction Cure Is Here, Right?

The promise of an addiction cure is alluring, but the evidence keep suggesting that for those who meet chronic addiction criteria, the cure is going to be a combination of approaches. Read More

Baclofen is popular in France

Huge amount of media attention for baclofen here. Some psychiatrists, associations of baclofen users and alcologists wrote a tribune together stating the cure was here, and the french health authorities were guily of non assistance of people in danger for not authourising it's use in alcoholism treatment!!

One or two television programmes also vaunting baclofen as THE CURE alcholics have been waiting for...

So many ways to sobriety or harm reduction, and here professionals are fighting over how to treat addicts, sad so sad for the addicts!!!!!

Lot of money in addiction treatment though eh..


The addiction cure is the same as the mental illness cure.

Addiction is cured depending on how well the mental illness is cured.

I thought everyone understood that.

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Adi Jaffe, Ph.D., is the executive director of Alternatives Behavioral Health and a lecturer at UCLA and California State University Long Beach.


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