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Addiction

The dangers of smoking are no secret in the U.S., but in Indonesia, the tobacco industry is virtually unregulated.  The result?  Over two-thirds of all men are smokers, and it is commonplace for children as young as six to take up the habit.  Tobacco is a $100 billion industry here, with TV and print ads everywhere.  Investigating this phenomenon in Malang, VICE visits a clinic that promises cures to a plethora of modern ailments through tobacco and smoking - with our intrepid correspondent getting the full smoke-therapy treatment.

Heroin is the most addictive drug on earth, and some people will do anything to kick the habit.  Enter Ibogaine - a drug made out of the African iboga root, whose intense, hallucinogenic properties make it a Type-A felony drug.  But many swear it's the most effective way to kick heroin addiction - especially when combined with a voodoo-type ritual that involves face paint and chanting.

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