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Blog Post Archive

New App Could Help Reduce Opioid Abuse

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Patients will soon be able to track their pain and medication use, as well as share that information with their doctor.

Scientists Claim One Joint Per Week Won't Harm Your Health

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Safe Use Limits app offer guidelines on how to safely use marijuana.

Synthetic Drug Sellers Can't Be Convicted Unless They're Aware of Breaking Laws

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Supreme Court ruled on a case involving a man accused of selling bath salts.

New Cases in Indiana HIV Crisis Down as States Struggle to Address Opioid Epidemic

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Fix talks exclusively to Dr. Jerome Adams, Indiana's Health Commissioner, about the crisis.

How I Didn't Kick Heroin

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Three years later and I’m sure it wasn’t me.

Morning Roundup: June 22, 2015

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Cop's wife kills cyclist while driving drunk, toddler found with meth pipe in mouth, and drunk raccoon breaks into liquor warehouse.

Jeff Kober: Actor, Addict, Meditation Teacher

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Kober might look familiar if you’ve ever watched Sons of Anarchy, The Walking Dead, NCIS, Bad Blood, Law and Order or really any television in the last 30 years. We sat down with him to pick his brain on meditation, alcoholism, feelings and ego.

Drug Testing Lab May Settle With Government for $250 Million

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Millennium Health is accused of conducting expensive and unnecessary testing.

Underage Drinking, Binging on the Decline

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers believe that state, local, and federal laws have contributed to the decline.

Seattle Area Sees Spike in Drug Overdose Deaths

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Both heroin and meth-related deaths have risen to alarming new highs.

Expert Offers Advice on How to Avoid Being Distracted by Social Media

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers found that the human brain is compelled to check Facebook every 31 seconds.

Australians Take More Illicit Drugs, But British Are More Prone to Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new survey shows that Aussies love their drugs, while the British enjoy booze.

Morning Roundup: June 19, 2015

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Lamar Odom's friend died of drug-induced flesh-eating disease, drunk woman attacks neighbor over loud sex, and U.S. Open to allow weed.

8 Books that Helped me in ACOA Recovery

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

When I started recovery as an adult child of an alcoholic, I loathed self-help books thinking they were cheesy and saccharine. Now I own my totally corny love for them.

The Drug Policies of 2016's Presidential Candidates, Part 2

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Back in May we detailed the drug policies of presidential hopefuls. A month and a half later, the amount of candidates seems to have multiplied. Keep track of their stance on drugs here.

Senate Committee Votes to Block DEA from Interfering in Medical Marijuana States

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Senate Appropriations Committee fired a shot across the Drug Enforcement Administration's bow.

Suspected Racist Killer Allegedly Was a Pill Popper, High School Friend Says

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

In recent months, Dylann Roof had been arrested on several charges, including possession of a controlled substance.

Roughly 260,000 Immigrants Deported From U.S. In Five Years for Drug Offenses

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite a promise by President Obama, deportations for minor drug offenses have reached staggering numbers.

Research Institute on Addictions to Study Custom Alcohol Treatment Methods

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers hope to find the most effective treatment programs for patients diagnosed with alcohol use disorder.

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