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Students fight addiction at 'Recovery High'

(7/13/2012)

By Yardena Schwartz
NBC Nightly News
July 9, 2012

Alyssa Dedrick was 15 when she began drinking and taking drugs. A year later, she found herself in her first treatment center. It wasn’t voluntary, and she missed hanging out with her friends, who were still experimenting with pot, OxyContin, Percocet and heroin. But her first treatment program didn’t work, because as soon as Dedrick went back to school, she went right back to her old ways. She received treatment four more times, with the same results.

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Keywords: students, fight, addiction, Recovery High



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