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URL :http://www.thefix.com/
Filed Under:Health / Addiction
Posts on Regator:6710
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Archived Since:June 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Overcoming "Failure to Launch" with Bob Forrest

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Recovery is a dirty business. Bob Forrest has the track record—and the forward thinking—to clean it up.

Nearly 70,000 Deaths Worldwide Are Caused by Opioid Overdoses

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The World Health Organization has released guidelines aimed at reducing overdose deaths caused by opioids.

Weed-Delivering Drones Could Soon Fill The Skies

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

San Francisco-based Eaze has already serviced 500 medical marijuana patients in its first two weeks of operation.

Coca Plant Likely to Survive Climate Change, Researchers Say

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

While the rest of the planet will be melting under sweltering heat, the hardy coca plant will not only survive, it will thrive.

Teens Who Use Drugs More Likely To Carry Guns, Study Finds

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

According to a decade-long survey, teenagers who use drugs and alcohol are more likely to engage in more violent behaviors like fighting and carrying guns.

'Transparent' Actor Jeffrey Tambor Raises Awareness About Mental Health and Alcoholism

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The actor attended a Houston benefit, where he revealed his own struggles with alcohol and mental illness.

Medical Marijuana Company Could Address NFL Head Injury Issues With New Drug

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

KannaLife Sciences has teamed up with former player Marvin Washington to raise awareness for a potentially beneficial drug to protect against CTE.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 11, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Woman wearing 'I Love Crystal Meth' T-shirt busted for meth, nine rookie NYPD cops fired after drunken party, and drunk man pees on McDonald's while talking to police.

Grateful Dead's Bob Weir Hints at Painkiller Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Dead's rhythm guitarist gave a revealing interview to Common Ground magazine.

Marijuana Industry: Big Money or Big Risk?

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Opinions vary as to whether investing in marijuana businesses is wise or not.

Harm Reduction at a Crossroads

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A report from the 10th National Conference of the Harm Reduction Coalition.

No Alcohol or Drugs In Robin Williams' System During Suicide

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Marin County Sheriff’s office confirmed last Friday that the actor-comedian was sober at the time of his death.

College Student Takes Bad Molly, Jacks Ambulance, Then Himself

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Stefan Sortland capped off a cocaine- and ecstasy-fueled Halloween by masturbating while in jail on an assortment of charges.

Pregnant Woman Avoids Child Endangerment Charge After Positive Drug Test

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Though Casey Allen avoided prosecution for allegedly endangering her unborn child, she still remains behind bars on drug charges.

Texting While Driving Study Compares Phone Use To Drug Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

While almost everybody knows texting and driving is dangerous, a lot of people still do it anyway.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 11, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Aide for Tea Party's Jodi Ernst quit campaign over DUI arrest, high school student triggers lockdown with gravity bong, and drunk man rides subway naked.

Researchers Launch Study of OTC Medicine Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new study will look into the abuse of over-the-counter medication like codeine and non-prescription painkillers.

Ex-Dallas Cowboys Lineman Nabbed In Steroid Ring

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Brian Clarke had quite a year after being waved in August, cut from the team in October, and busted for drugs that same month.

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