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wksu.org // By Jeff St. Clair Dr. Nicole Labor treats addiction at Akron’s St. Thomas Hospital, carrying on the tradition begun there in 1935 of treating addiction as a disease. Akron’s St. Thomas Hospital was the first in the world to admit alcoholics for treatment. That was in the early days of Alcoholics Anonymous. A…