Addiction

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October 05, 2018 - 3:33 pm
LOS ANGELES (1010 WINS) -- Twelve-time Olympic medalist swimmer Ryan Lochte will seek treatment for a serious "alcohol addiction," his rep told TMZ . "Ryan has been battling from alcohol addiction for many years and unfortunately it has become a destructive pattern for him," Lochte's rep said. "He...
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October 01, 2018 - 3:45 pm
By David Caplan NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson took to Twitter Sunday and penned an emotional thread about being HIV positive -- which he was diagnosed 14 years ago this week -- and conquering his addiction issues. "Tomorrow is the first day of October and 14...
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 Stash of heroin drugs on table in transparent bags with money in piles
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September 25, 2018 - 3:41 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Scientists say the roots of addiction may be connected to an ancient retro-virus that pre-dates humans. Researchers say drug users they studied were three times more likely than the general population to have remnants of the HK2 virus within a particular gene in their DNA...
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