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Now Scientifically Proven: Twitter Loves Marijuana

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Researchers found that people tweeting about marijuana are young and heavily in favor of weed.

Deborah Voigt Opens Up About Struggle With Addictions

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The famed opera singer opened up about her battles with alcohol, sex, and food in a new memoir.

Nootropics Proponents Find Big Business in Silicon Valley

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Entrepreneurs like Dave Aspery are marketing nootropics as a natural supplement. But is taking them really smart?

This Is Your Brain on Facebook

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Researchers found that excessive use of Facebook exhibited the same brain activity as those addicted to drugs or sex.

Dartmouth College Bans Hard Alcohol On Campus

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University President Phil Hanlon cited hospital visits, not sexual assaults, as the motivation behind the ban.

ADHD Could Spark Early Drug Use, New Study Finds

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Researchers at the University of Florida found that drug users with ADHD started their substance abuse earlier.

Morning Roundup: Jan. 30, 2015

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Black Sabbath's Geezer Butler arrested in bar brawl, Denver airport bans pot-themed souvenirs, and teen dealer dies after cops forced him to eat crack.

Cholo Goth? The Fix Q&A with Rafael Reyes

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Cholo-goth duo Prayers' songs are about the harsh realities of gang life set over a catchy 80s-type sound of synthesizers and electronic beats.

Ask an Expert: Should I Go to a Halfway House or a Recovery Community?

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Today's question is on whether a recovery community or a halfway house would be a better choice after rehab.

Toronto Police Launch Humorous 'Cookin' With Molly' Campaign

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Though humorous, the video still manages to warn potential users about the dangers of MDMA.

Pennsylvania's Medicaid System Leaves Addicts Without Coverage

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Thousands of addicts are left without coverage thanks to a technical glitch.

Israeli Pro-Pot Party Promises Free Weed to Contributors

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Oren Leibovitz hopes to build on the recent success of the Green Leaf Party despite pot remaining illegal in Israel.

Attorney General Nominee Opposes Marijuana Legalization

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch is out of step with the changing times.

Utah Family Confirmed Dead From Disturbing Mass Drug Overdose

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A family of five was found dead from a lethal combination of drugs allegedly over fears of the impending apocalypse.

Crimean Addicts Continuing to Die Over Lack of Treatment Options

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

In less than a year since Russia took over Crimea, over 800 addicts have died from suicide or overdose.

Morning Roundup: Jan. 29, 2015

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Lisa Rinna calls Brandi Glanville a 'drunk', man who crashed drone on White House lawn was drunk, and woman with no pants arrested for DUI while sitting on a bottle.

Ask an Expert: Should I Visit my Untrustworthy Addict Brother?

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Today's question is on whether it's a good idea to visit a brother in treatment who you have a bad history with.

Ask an Expert: What Can I Do To Avoid Self-Medicating?

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Today's question is on what to do when you need to take the edge off without using drugs or alcohol.

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