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

Blog Post Archive

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...

Washington, Colorado Deny Pot Tourism Exists

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite jumps in hotel and flight bookings during Hempfest and the Cannabis Cup, state officials have claimed that visitors aren't coming for the pot.

Robin Williams Was In Early Stages of Parkinson's, Wife Says

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The actor's wife, Susan Schneider, released a statement describing his mental state at the time of his death.

Did Robin Williams Show Signs of Depression?

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

According to the Los Angeles Times, the actor's friends saw him slowly slipping away due to mounting pressures and declining health.

Drug Addicted Mother to Get Compensation For Disabled Daughter's Death

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A mother's absence due to drug addiction led to her disabled daughter's brutal beating at the hands of her husband.

Pennsylvania Parents Outraged Over School Drug Testing

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Students as young as 10 years old are being tested for drugs and that has has parents mad as hell.

Morning Roundup: Aug. 14, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Justin Bieber cops plea in DUI case, drunk dad locks children out of house, and NHL player Ryan Malone 'baffled' over cocaine possession.

Italian Research Team Develops New Method For Testing Meth

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers developed a sensor that can detect the methamphetamine molecule common to almost all formulations of the drug.

Remembering the Robin Williams I Knew

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

He was a friend decades ago, then our lives took different, but parallel paths. A few memories from afar...

Toronto Considers Electronic Cigarette Ban

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The city's Medical Officer of Health is attempting to stop e-cigarette smoking wherever cigarette use is also banned.

Orthorexia: When Healthy Eating Goes Too Far

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Is there such a thing as eating too healthy? The strange eating disorder that masquerades as concern for a healthy diet.

Pat Robertson Turns Tail on Legalizing Pot

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The 700 Club host and televangelist has changed his mind about weed despite voicing support in the past.

Majority of Sleep-Deprived Astronauts Take Sleeping Pills

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Whether aboard the Space Shuttle or International Space Station, astronauts use a variety of pills to stave off sleep deprivation and boost performance.

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