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Amanda Bynes: Sober and 'Off Medication'

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

After years of battling addiction and mental health issues, the once-troubled actress is now on track with sobriety.

NASCAR Crewman Suspended Indefinitely for Substance Abuse

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

After violating NASCAR's drug policy for the second time, a crewman is ousted.

'Love & Hip Hop' Star Sentenced To Rehab for Failed Drug Tests

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Reality star Stevie J has failed ten drug tests since June, violating his bail agreement.

Woman Disfigured By Drug Addiction Dodges Jail Time

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A judge took pity on a UK woman who fell victim to the toxic party drug GBL.

Morning Roundup: Dec. 26, 2014

yesterdayHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Avril Lavigne denies rehab rumors, judge orders Nestdrop to stop delivering weed, and heroin trafficker executed in Saudi Arabia.

Transforming Trauma into Recovery

2 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A mother's fierce determination to overcome severe abuse empowers her own recovery and helps her family heal.

Thoughts for today...

May we each be the person someone else is grateful for. — Arlyn Newcomb (1966- )Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts. — Ascribed to Jules EllingerThe older I get, the better I was. — UnknownNo door is so tight that rumors cannot escape it. Show More Summary

Switching Medication for Meditation

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Pills seemed just to replace my addictions and made my bipolar disorder worse. Being introduced to transcendental meditation was the best thing that happened to me.

Sentimental Hygiene, The Sanity Clause and Holiday Benders

3 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The eight weeks between Halloween and New Year’s Eve are a minefield of triggers for people in recovery...

Jackie Chan's Son Formally Charged With Drug Offense

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Jaycee Chan faces a maximum of three years in prison for the charges against him.

The Dark Side of Bing Crosby

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A PBS documentary reveals a less than merry side of the White Christmas singer's family life.

Christie Declares War on Drugs 'Hasn't Worked'

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

With heroin-related deaths on the rise, Christie vows to implement a new strategy to combat addiction.

New York Addresses Heroin Crisis With Movie Theater PSAs

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Movie theaters across the state will show public service announcements warning about the dangers of the drug.

Uncrazy Holidays

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

I’d decided to wean off an antidepressant just in time for a holiday meltdown and, in typical fashion, was going about it very quietly. This was a kamikaze move, though sure, I had my reasons.

Morning Roundup: Dec. 23, 2014

4 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Indiana court says being drunk and annoying illegal, Kansas may join Colorado pot lawsuit, and bad batch of heroin plagues Denver.

Former Drug Dealer Now Leading Effort to Stem Street Violence In Chicago

5 days agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Having paid his dues for felony drug possession, Brandon Murray is back on the streets to help others avoid a similar fate.

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