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URL :http://www.thefix.com/
Filed Under:Health / Addiction
Posts on Regator:6526
Posts / Week:37.1
Archived Since:June 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

U.K. Addiction Treatment Plan For 'Mild Alcoholics' Sparks Debate

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Almost a million people in the UK will be eligible for nalmefene.

Five-Year-Old Tests Positive for Cocaine in CA

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The child's parents were on the way to a drug deal when police found a half-pound of cocaine right next to him.

The Increasing Importance of Ibogaine's Role in Recovery

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

We talk ibogaine with Dimitri Mugianis, a man who used the psychedelic root to cure himself of a 20-year heroin and cocaine habit and now is using it to treat others in Costa Rica.

UMass Student ODs After Campus Police Concealed Addiction

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The family of a 20-year-old student learned of his heroin addiction after it was too late.

Miley Cyrus ‘Dirty Hippie’ Art Show Featured Illegal Drugs

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The pop singer's display featured a bead-covered bong and tabs of LSD.

Sen. Charles Schumer Urges DEA to Ban Synthetic Drugs

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The senator from New York wants synthetic marijuana to become a Schedule I drug.

Mackenzie Phillips Training To Become Drug And Alcohol Counselor

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Phillips is starting at the bottom doing intern work like filing and making copies.

Morning Roundup: Oct. 3, 2014

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Michael Phelps blew almost twice the legal limit in DUI arrest, drunk man accidentally shoots drunk friend, and man on PCP shot in the ass by police.

She Was Asking For It

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Campus rape and the media's "Blame The Victim" movement.

Minnesota Mom on Trial for Giving Son Marijuana for Seizures

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Angela Brown faces two years in prison for providing her son with medicine that immediately provided relief for his intense seizures.

Drugs Threaten New $11.5 Million Housing for Veterans

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

VanKeuren Square in upstate New York offered homeless veterans a new chance, but became a threat to those in the early stages of recovery.

Philadelphia Decriminalizes It

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Those possessing 30 grams or less in the City of Brotherly Love will get nothing more than a $25 fine.

Phil Collins Says He 'Nearly Died' From Drinking

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A host of health and personal problems led the Grammy-winning performer to fall down the well of addiction to alcohol and prescription drugs.

Drug Addiction Viewed Far More Negatively Than Mental Illness

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A recent survey showing negative attitudes toward addicts raises questions over whether it's viewed as a disease or personal flaw.

Cleveland Browns' Josh Gordon Denies Addiction In Interview

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite several failed drug tests and a year-long suspension, the Pro Bowl wide receiver continues to deny that he has a problem.

Morning Roundup: Oct. 2, 2014

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Amanda Bynes kicked out of fashion school for being high, women held in jail after cops confuse SpaghettiOs for meth, and Stephanie Seymour's son arrested for weed.

Teens Who Get Drunk Sooner Are More Likely To Become Heavy Drinkers

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new research study has concluded that teens who abuse alcohol earlier in life have more chance of becoming alcoholic.

Heroin Easier to Get than Wine and Cheaper than Beer in PA

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Bags of dope are being sold for as little as $5 in the Keystone State.

Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson No-Shows for Hearing In Award-Winning Drug Case

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Michael Brown's killer has been on administrative leave and has no intentions of showing up for any cases this year.

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