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URL :http://www.thefix.com/
Filed Under:Health / Addiction
Posts on Regator:6685
Posts / Week:37.1
Archived Since:June 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Saudi Arabia Beheads 24 Drug Smugglers So Far In 2014

1 hour agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Almost half the people beheaded in Saudi Arabia this year were caught smuggling drugs.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 24, 2014

3 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Stephen Collins' attorney arrested for drunk driving, male models busted for cocaine dealing, and pot smoking grannie says no more weed.

Chinese Underworld Sells Drugs and Fake IDs on Dark Web

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

From the mainland to Hong Kong, Chinese traders are taking full advantage of crypto-markets.

My Year In Rehab

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

I needed all the help I could get. And I got it.

Children of Addicts Must Work Harder to Fight Impulses

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers found that improperly developed brains were as much of a factor as being in a substance abusing environment.

Will a New President Undo Marijuana's Progress?

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Whether Hillary Clinton on the left or one of the assorted cast of characters on the right, a new chief executive could change course on weed in 2016.

Global Drug Survey Looking for Participants

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

As they do every year, the independent research group is looking to cull drug and alcohol use data for its 2015 survey.

Former Miss USA Tara Conner Opens Up About Getting Sober

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Conner has been sober for seven years and is now hoping to help others in their battle with addiction.

Married San Diego Cops Face Seven Years On Drug Charges

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Officers Bryce and Jennifer Charpentier were busted for dealing prescription drugs.

America's Senior Addiction Problem

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Fix Q&A with Dr. Damon Raskin and Mrs. Ruth Dent about the addiction epidemic amongst the elderly from a professional and a personal perspective respectively.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 21, 2014

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Sharon Stone 'devastated' after nephew's overdose death, drunk man arrested driving stolen bulldozer, and U.S. sanctions Colombia soccer team over drug ties.

Professional Voices—Lift Up The Hood

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Can resilience be taught as a skill that can be applied as part of addiction treatment?

Research Shows Cannabinoids Slow Tumor Growth in Aggressive Cancer

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new study has revealed that cannabis can be used to augment radiation therapy.

Study Suggests Prisons Use Expensive Hep C Drugs

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A study funded by the National Institutes of Health strongly suggested that prisons use the ultra-expensive Sofosbuvir to treat HCV.

Brain Damage Caused By Meth Looks a Lot Like Schizophrenia

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Australian researchers found that meth caused the same structural damage seen in the brains of schizophrenics.

'Anthony’s Act' Pushes for 90-Day Minimum In-Patient Drug Treatment

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Valerie and Chris Fiore want to change treatment coverage under the Affordable Care Act after losing their son Anthony to heroin.

Rural Alaskan Communities Address High Teen Drug Abuse, Suicide Rates

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The scourge of drug abuse and suicide among teens has plagued even the furthest most reaches of The Last Frontier.

Ohio Lawmakers Could Face Random Drug Testing

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

While Republicans insist on accountability from people receiving public assistance, they won't require the same from themselves.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 20, 2014

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Dave Chappelle may have bought weed from Idris Elba, bars encouraged to boycott drunken SantaCon, and drunk man cuts off best friend's penis.

How to get High in Prison Redux

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Because there is always another way to get high, inside or out.

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