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Archived Since:June 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Less Gambling and More Clubbing Is the Newest Las Vegas Trend

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite tourism going up, Las Vegas casinos have seen a drop in revenue.

Google Exec Takes 100 Pills a Day to Live Forever

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Futurist Ray Kurzweil hopes to bridge the gap between death and immortality with a variety of drugs.

Dirty Doctor Charged With Writing Illegal Painkiller Prescriptions

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Dr. Albert Cowie is charged with supplying a heroin-addicted sex worker with illegal prescription drugs.

Hillary Clinton Promises to Tackle 'Quiet Epidemic' of Substance Abuse

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The former Secretary of State pledged this week to make substance abuse and mental health an issue in her campaign.

Study Finds HIV-Positive Men May Get Buzz From Alcohol More Quickly

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Men with detectable HIV needed a quarter less of a drink on average to feel the effects of alcohol.

Denver Police Department Tweets Support for 4/20

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Monday's 4/20 rally drew an estimated 125,000 people.

Morning Roundup: Apr. 22, 2015

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Phil Rudd pleads guilty to drug charges, woman blames car crash on coffee-fueled parrot, and Bernie Madoff was a pot head.

Chronic Illness in Recovery

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite five years of sobriety, four bottles of red wine, or a liter of straight vodka a day, are finally catching up with me.

Are 'Abuse-Resistant' Painkillers Actually Effective in Reducing Overdose Deaths?

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Critics have argued against the effectiveness of so-called abuse-resistant drugs.

DEA Administrator Michele Leonhart Expected to Resign

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Bush-era holdover had a rocky tenure plagued by scandal and incompetency.

Long Overdue, Drug Prosecution Reform Comes to Chicago

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Crowded prisons, racial disparities, and petty drug offenses hope to be curbed by the new program.

Florida's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Reduces Oxycodone-Related Deaths

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Florida’s prescription drug monitoring program has been widely praised.

Sanjay Gupta’s Medical Pot ‘Revolution’ Continues to Gain Momentum in 2015

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

CNN's chief medical correspondent premiered the next installment of his popular series, Weed 3, on Sunday.

Morning Roundup: Apr. 21, 2015

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

DA's office investigated for alleged pot brownies, drunk dad misspells son's name on tattoo, and drunk man found sleeping in road.

Vince Cullen and Vomiting Your Way to Sobriety in Thailand

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Vince Cullen specializes in a unique and successful mode of recovery at Wat Thamkrabok in Thailand, using a tonic that induces bouts of savage vomiting.

10 Reasons To Stay Sober

6 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Even when it feels like life is kicking your ass.

Shia LaBeouf Opens Up About His Stint in Rehab

6 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The actor talked about his recovery from alcohol at the Tribeca Film Festival last week.

NIDA Acknowledges Medical Uses of Marijuana for Cancer Patients

6 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The federal agency recently highlighted the benefits, and dangers, of using marijuana.

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