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Blog Post Archive

Eminem Says Fitness Was a Key Part of Staying Sober

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Never a fan of fitness, Eminem was determined to shed pounds after dramatic weight gain.

Amy Winehouse Foundation Helps Young People Understand Addiction

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Amy Winehouse Foundation has taken a novel approach to talking about the dangers of drug abuse.

NIAAA Study Links Gene Variant to Compulsive Drinking

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers underscored how genetic factors can play a role in determining who develops alcohol problems.

Study Finds Amphetamines Can Ruin Sexual Performance in Men

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Meth and ecstasy can have a negative long-term effect on men's sexual health.

DEA Temporarily Assigns 'Fake Heroin' as Schedule I Drug

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Acetyl fentanyl has recently been responsible for at least 39 overdose deaths.

Morning Roundup: Aug. 3, 2015

17 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

In-and-Out sold meth milkshake, Dennis Rodman seen drunk at car wash, and naked man on LSD arrested for taking a stroll.

Am I Just an Occasional Heavy Drinker? Or A Real Alcoholic?

17 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

My doctor asked me if I'm an alcoholic. I lied. Telling her the truth meant the end of fun.

Inside Cambodia’s Roughest Rehabs

17 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

In Cambodia, “undesirable citizens” are periodically removed from the capital, Phnom Penh. Drug users are among the targeted.

Suboxone Prescribing Under Scrutiny in Tennessee

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Why are doctors in a small Tennessee city prescribing the most Suboxone in the country?

HHS Secretary Announces $100 Million to Fight Opioid Epidemic

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell has been committed to fighting opioid addiction.

NIDA and NIAAA Come Out In Strong Support of Brain Disease Model of Addiction

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Such a position will help to illuminate how drugs and alcohol affect brain processes.

Could This New Smartphone App Help Prevent Stoned Driving?

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Canary app could be the key to determining if a person is too impaired by pot to drive.

Former NBA Star Vin Baker Gets Sober, Takes Job At Starbucks

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The former All-Star saw his money and career spiral down the drain.

Migraine Prevention Drug Could Trigger Eating Disorders in Teens

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Serious concerns have been raised about the migraine medication topiramate.

Mr. Robot Tackles Schizophrenia and Opiate Addiction

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The new TV show explores the stigma of mental illness, substance use, and loneliness while calling attention to life-saving medications like Suboxone.

Narcissism and Recovery

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Learning to love yourself a little too much.

Morning Roundup: July 31, 2015

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

James Woods sues over cocaine addict comment on Twitter, Michael Jordan drunk dances in San Diego, and Chelsea Handler will do drugs on Netflix show.

Chinese Drug Treatment Patients Compete in 155-mile Ultramarathon

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Two recovering addicts battled through heatwaves and sandstorms in the Golbi Desert.

Danny Trejo’s Path from Prison to Drug Abuse Education and Acting Fame

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The popular tough guy actor is featured in a documentary exclusively being previewed on The Fix.

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