Dr. Olivier Ameisen has tried to persuade the medical community to test what he says is a highly effective cure for alcoholism: a decades-old muscle relaxant called baclofen. Now, a Dutch donor has given half-a-million euros to conduct a rigorous study of the drug. Is this a major step in improved addiction treatment? What other innovations are on the horizon?
Improved addiction treatment
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