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Joe Sober—Because God

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

I didn't rewrite the Big Book, but that '24 Hours a Day' book needed some of that Joe Sober-power. You're welcome.

Ottawa Gunman Had Lengthy History Of Drug Addiction

6 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau tried in vain to kick his crack cocaine and heroin addictions.

Daughter of Porn King Larry Flynt in Critical Condition After Drunk Driving Accident

8 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Lisa Flynt's blood alcohol was twice the legal limit when she crashed into an Ohio store last Friday.

Nicotine Vaccine Could Help Smokers Kick the Habit

10 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The vaccine deprives the brain of nicotine, thereby eliminating the high caused by tobacco.

The David Sheff Solution

12 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Author David Sheff on the stigma of addiction, the concept of rock bottom, the rise of video game addiction, and how to help the most vulnerable among us, in The Fix Q&A.

Prepubescent Drug Dealer Highlights Australia’s Growing Meth Problem

13 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Not only is meth use on the rise in Australia, but addicts are becoming younger.

Father-Son Treatment Center Pioneers Accused of Mass Fraud

15 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Alan and Jason Brand are accused of embezzling millions in Medicaid funds.

Alleged Drug Dealer Arrested For Selling 'Ebola'

17 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

It was only a matter of time until someone used an 'Ebola' stamp.

Morning Roundup: Oct. 24, 2014

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

World's top badminton player tests positive for drugs, CHP officer accused of sending himself nude photos of DUI suspect, and drunk man falls into septic tank.

25 to 35-Year-Olds Most Affected by Eating Disorders in Ireland

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The new report stresses that eating disorders can affect people of any age, not just teenagers.

Audio of Drunken Palin Family Brawl Released

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Just imagine the freak out if one of Obama's daughters drunkenly beat the crap out of somebody.

Actress Elizabeth Peña's Death Caused By Alcohol Abuse

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The La Bamba actress died from cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol.

Racially Biased Pot Arrests Remain Same Under De Blasio

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

After campaigning against racial profiling, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has actually amplified the "unjust" practice.

Macy Gray Says Drug Use Contributed To Career Decline

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Gray admitted that fame made her a "massive asshole" and contributed to her descent into drug abuse.

After $7.6 Billion, U.S. Drug War In Afghanistan A Stunning Failure

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new report shows that Afghan farmers produced a record amount of opium last year.

Morning Roundup: Oct. 23, 2014

19 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Drunk clown arrested for firing pellet gun into street, John McEnroe's son bought baking soda instead of cocaine, and man arrested with 'Ebola' heroin.

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