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Alcohol Addiction (INACTIVE)

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  • The battle between doctors and trial lawyers grows more infantile

    This post has been updated. California initiative campaigns have a way of reducing all important public policy issues to their lowest intellectual denominators -- and highest financial numerators. The coming battle over the state's medical malpractice...
  • Controlling alcoholic about to lose last friend

    Controlling alcoholic about to lose last friend
    Dear Amy: We have a friend who is a controlling alcoholic. Her husband of over 25 years divorced her seven years ago due to her abusive behavior. The only one surprised by their divorce was her. Her own adult children knew it was only a matter of time....
  • Family files claim in death of man beaten by officers

    The family of a man who died after being beaten by Kern County Sheriff's deputies and attacked by a police dog have filed a federal civil rights claim against the officers involved, the department and other agencies, a precursor to a lawsuit. The...
  • Jim Nayder dies at 59; host of public radio's 'Annoying Music Show'

    Jim Nayder dies at 59; host of public radio's 'Annoying Music Show'
    Jim Nayder, a longtime fixture on Chicago public radio who was best known as the host and producer of National Public Radio's "Annoying Music Show," was found dead in his Chicago apartment Friday. He was 59. An autopsy was scheduled, but his family said...
  • Oscar De La Hoya continues the fight against alcoholism

    Oscar De La Hoya continues the fight against alcoholism
    It is time for Oscar De La Hoya's two-year checkup. Not the medical kind, the public kind. It was two years ago this week that boxing's Golden Boy suffered through the longest 18 holes of his life. Golf wasn't the problem. Hooked drives and missed putts...
  • Lamar Odom reportedly enters rehab — or did he?

    Lamar Odom reportedly enters rehab — or did he?
    Lamar Odom, the "Khloe & Lamar" star better known as a professional basketball player, has checked into rehab, according to a report out late Wednesday. [Updated, 12:50 p.m. Sept. 5: Odom may not be in rehab, according to TMZ, which came out Thursday...
  • 'The World's End' is a reunion, with an open bar ★★★ 1/2

    'The World's End' is a reunion, with an open bar ★★&#9733 1/2
    Zippy, kinetic and brashly funny, "The World's End" comes to the U.S. from its native England hard on the heels of "This Is the End," an American comedy about ordinary mortals (comedians, actually, so maybe not so ordinary) manning up to deal with...
  • Letters: A veteran's trauma, a family's struggle

    Letters: A veteran's trauma, a family's struggle
    Re "A soldier's wife," Sept. 8 On a beautiful Sunday morning, I read The Times' front-page article about the widening attack plans for Syria and was emotionally overwhelmed. Then I read the story about the wife of an Iraq war veteran struggling with...
  • Are you obsessed with being perfect?

    Are you obsessed with being perfect?
    Is failure not an option? Are you always trying to be perfect? According to therapist Ann Smith, author of "Overcoming Perfectionism: Finding the Key to Balance & Self-Acceptance," the need to be perfect can be both physically and emotionally damaging....
  • Michael Jackson verdict and 7 other tragic pop music figures

    Wednesday’s verdict absolving concert promoter AEG Live of responsibility for Michael Jackson’s untimely death in 2009 while preparing for what was to be a major career comeback raises the question of whether the spotlight will ever return...
  • Hope flows from hollow water

    The community was out of control -- the children, oh my goodness, the children, were sniffing gasoline and pretty much abandoning any pretense of a future -- and the social and criminal-justice systems were just adding to the problem. Nothing was working....
  • Sexless marriage creates ethical dilemma

    Sexless marriage creates ethical dilemma
    Dear Amy: I love my husband of 20 years. He's a good man. He is intelligent, well-read, a good husband (for the most part) and a good father. I know for certain my husband isn't gay, but for the better part of our marriage, we've not had sex on a...