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Substance Abuse Causes

How I Lost My Sister To Addiction

Victoria Costello | Posted 04.26.2012 | Fifty
Victoria Costello

In light of the continuing controversy surrounding Whitney Houston's death, here is a look at the science behind the central and often misunderstood concept of self-medication in addiction and recovery. My interest in this is personal. My sister Rita died of a multiple drug cocktail at age 38.