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URL :http://www.thefix.com/
Filed Under:Health / Addiction
Posts on Regator:6693
Posts / Week:37.1
Archived Since:June 10, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Workaholism Is Harmful to Health and Happiness, Study Finds

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite being tagged as a "positive addiction," workaholism has negative consequences for employees and employers alike.

A-Rod Paid Cousin Nearly $1 Million To Keep Quiet About PEDs

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Yankee slugger reportedly admitted to the league behind closed doors last year that he used steroids and manipulated drug tests.

One In Five UK Drug Users Unaware They Have Hep C

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite the high rate of infection in the UK, the rates in the U.S. are even higher.

First-Ever Synthetic Drug Sniffing Dog Will Soon Report For Duty

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The dog was donated by a local Atlanta family who lost their 14-year-old son to synthetic drugs.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 6, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

DUI suspect tries to eat test results, drunk driver crashes into bar and orders drink, and crystal meth found in child's Halloween candy.

California Reduces Drug Possession to Misdemeanor With Prop 47

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Voters overwhelmingly supported what could be the first significant blow to the failed war on drugs.

Snooker Ace Jimmy White Reveals Crack Cocaine Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The famed snooker player recently admitted to a crack habit during the height of his popularity.

So How Did Marijuana Do In the Election?

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Unlike the Democrats, weed had a good night at the polls.

Homeless, Hungry and High

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A former marine turned crack addict finds himself panhandling and running from the law until a wakeup call in the back of a police cruiser.

Professor Works To Make Orthorexia Nervosa More Widely Known

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Thom Dunn is raising awareness of an unhealthy obsession with healthy eating.

Detroit Lions Star C.J. Mosley's Weed Suspension Raises Eyebrows

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The defensive lineman was caught lighting up in his London hotel room after setting off the fire alarm.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 5, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Cocaine found aboard ship owned by Mitch McConnell's wife, drunk IRS worker assaults woman at football game, and drunk surgeon falls out of Porsche.

Have Some Compassion!

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Renowned Buddhist teacher Jack Kornfield discusses how compassion, forgiveness and mindfulness can help free you from addiction.

Ohio Judges Oppose DUI Locks for First-Time Offenders

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Both the Ohio Judicial Conference and the Ohio State Bar Association came out against the Republican-led proposal.

Oregon Woman 'Dies With Dignity' After Taking Lethal Doctor-Prescribed Drugs

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Brittany Maynard uprooted herself from California to move to Oregon, one of only five states that authorize death with dignity.

Drug Dealers Released From Prison After FBI Agent Suspended

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

An unnamed agent was suspended indefinitely for misconduct which led to the release of several convicts behind bars on cocaine and heroin charges.

Sober Trans Housing

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Many treatment centers and sober houses claim to be gay and trans-friendly, but that’s not always the case.

Carlos Santana Talks Drug Use in New Autobiography

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

In The Universal Tone, the virtuoso guitarist recounted the difficulties he faced while playing on drugs, particularly his legendary performance at Woodstock.

Study Links Birth Brain Defects With Maternal Drug Use

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers found that recreational drug use during pregnancy can potentially lead to newborn birth defects.

Chris Brown Blames 'Hood Cocktail' Addiction For Bad Behavior

3 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The controversial artist laid the blame for his abhorrent behavior on his alleged addiction rather than on himself.

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