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URL :http://www.thefix.com/
Filed Under:Health / Addiction
Posts on Regator:6235
Posts / Week:37
Archived Since:June 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Oklahoma Receives Grant To Tackle Prescription Drug Problem

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The state was given $1 million that will be used to prevent overdoses and address triggers for addiction.

Slain Teen Michael Brown Had Weed In System, Source Says

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A person speaking on condition of anonymity said the unarmed Ferguson youth who was shot multiple times by Officer Darren Wilson smoked pot.

News Anchor Elizabeth Vargas Returns to Rehab

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The co-host of 20/20 has apparently relapsed and gone back to an undisclosed treatment facility.

New York Drug Dealer Charged In Molly Death at Electric Zoo

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Patrick Morgan is being charged with selling the molly that led to the death of 23-year-old Jeffrey Russ in 2013.

Clean Reading: Five Books to Read in Treatment

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Five books to read in treatment or early sobriety, numbered arbitrarily....

New Hampshire Declares 'State of Emergency' Over Synthetic Drugs

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A spate of recent overdoses from 'Smacked' has led the governor to take drastic action.

The Truth About Drug Treatment in Prison

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Eleven years ago "the apologetic bandit" was sentenced to prison. Now free, Daniel Genis details what happens in a system where virtually every prisoner is mandated to drug treatment.

Morning Roundup: Aug. 18, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Danniella Westbrook allegedly doing cocaine again, drunk lunatic stabs three at Grand Central Station, and woman caught smuggling coke in breast implants.

Increasing Number of CT Youth Affected By Eating Disorders

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

There is growing concern over 10- and 11-year-olds being diagnosed with eating disorders.

Proposed Italian Law Targeting Pro-Ana Sites Stirs Controversy

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite the often tragic consequences of young girls visiting pro-ana sites, opponents say criminalizing them causes more harm than good.

Anti-Medical Marijuana Ad Says Pot Leads to Date Rape

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The makers of the ad, VoteNo2, claim that holes in the Florida Right to Medical Marijuana initiative could 'potentially' lead to rape.

Drop the Sin Talk: The Fix Q&A with Drew Brooks

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Drew Brooks from Faith Partners discusses how congregations across the country are getting real with substance abuse prevention, intervention and more.

Medical Pot Researchers Wrestle with Federal Restrictions

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers like Dr. Sue Sisley are hamstrung by weed's status as a Schedule I drug.

Kevin LeVar Records Sophomore Album In Rehab Center

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Gospel singer decided to record his latest album at The Dream Center in Los Angeles.

Minnesota Teen Pleads Guilty To Murder In Overdose Death

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A total of five teens were charged with third-degree murder in the death of Tara Fitzgerald from synthetic drugs.

Morning Roundup: Aug. 15, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Chris Kattan gets three years probation for DUI, bodybuilder Steve Orton caught smuggling drugs, and CA assembly reduces crack cocaine sentences.

Mork and Me

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Can you ever get better when your career is based on being ill? Fix columnist Amy Dresner on being bipolar, an addict and a comedian.

Hazy Outlook: The Struggle Between Employer Drug Testing and Legalized Marijuana

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

If you legally use medical marijuana on your own time, should your employer be able to fire you for a failed drug test?

19-Year-Old Faces Life in Prison for Pot Brownies

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Though offered a plea deal, Jacob Lavoro could spend the rest of his life in jail if he misses so much as a meeting.

Worth an Ear: Northern Arms

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Spotlight on... Northern ArmsSo far, we’ve profiled artists that have had long and established careers. However, now we’re going to take a look at a new and exciting band out of Philadelphia that you should definitely keep an eye on...

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