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One Time a Guy Asked Me to Pretend to Drink

1 hour agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

“Hey girl who is recovering from an alcohol addiction that almost killed you, can you please pretend to be a drunk, just so my fucked up famous addict friend feels more comfortable around you?”

Rutgers Student Stabs Another Student After Taking LSD

3 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A bad trip left one Rutgers University student in the hospital and the other behind bars.

Japan Runs Synthetic Marijuana Awareness Campaign

5 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Producers of the possibly deadly synthetic marijuana are forcing Japan officials into a game of cat and mouse.

California Aims to Curb Prescription Drug Abuse with New Bill

7 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Prescription opioids that are near impossible to crush, chew, snort, and inject are hoped to become the norm.

New Anti-Smoking Ads Target E-Cigarette Industry

10 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A $68 million ad campaign has been launched to raise awareness about the possible dangers of vaping.

Brain Implant Could Treat Anorexia

12 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A risky procedure could be a major breakthrough in aiding sufferers of anorexia.

Obama Talks Drug Policy Reform with The Wire Creator

13 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Wire creator and President Obama sat down for an eye-opening discussion about the War on Drugs.

Baltimore: The Heroin Capital of the U.S.

14 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The gritty city that was the real star of The Wire is now being plagued anew.

Likelihood of Alcohol Abuse Greater in a Bad Neighborhood

15 hours agoHealth / Addiction : TroubleBlog

Getting help is never a “dollars and cents” issue…but when you look at the economic impact of continuing abuse, treatment always makes sense. If you need one more reason to get help for problem drinking, you may find motivation out … Continue reading ? The post Likelihood of Alcohol Abuse Greater in a Bad Neighborhood appeared first on TroubleBlog.

Morning Roundup: Mar. 31, 2015

16 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Patrick Stewart snorts cocaine for new show, Florida man swallows drugs and later dies at the hospital, and Willie Nelson launches his own brand of marijuana.

Thinking about the triggers to abuse

18 hours agoHealth / Addiction : TroubleBlog

Staying sober takes dedication and a constant vigilance to avoid the people and situations that trigger an urge to abuse. The triggers are not always obvious, and things like camping, watching football and making ribs are now off limits...Show More Summary

Virtual Drug Rehabs. They’re Coming.

Alcoholic avatars and penny pinching insurance companies – a match made in heaven. None of us would complain about less time spent wasted in doctor’s waiting rooms, or better and more affordable healthcare! Emerging internet based interactive platforms promise to … Continue reading ? The post Virtual Drug Rehabs. They’re Coming. appeared first on TroubleBlog.

The Fear of Dealing with Addiction in the Public Eye

    Addiction has an insidious way of creating shame and dealing with it can heighten feelings of personal and professional embarrassment. For many, dealing with an addiction by seeking professional help is a private matter. However, for others, seeking help may inevitably become a matter of public information. Keeping it Quiet Famous athletes and...

Penn State Fraternity Investigated for Photographing Drunk, Unconscious Women

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Yet another fraternity chapter has been suspended after allegations of hazing and lewd misconduct.

Nick Jonas Invests In Alcohol Delivery App

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Jonas leaves his squeaky clean image and promise ring past behind to deliver booze and tunes to fans.

VIDEO: Ex Cops, Judges and DEA Agents Speak Out Against Prohabition

Law Enforcement Against Prohabition Hear why they call for the legalization of all drugs. Understand why they say that drug enforcement destroys communities, costs insane amounts of money, and never makes anything better – and digest...Show More Summary

Desperate Chinese Housewives Combine Ketamine And Karaoke

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A group of housewives turned to a very Special K to liven up their karaoke party: ketamine.

Illinois Responds to a Growing Heroin Problem

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Illinois' solution to a growing heroin problem includes an overdose prevention clinic and a new naloxone bill on its way to the Senate floor.

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