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Harm Reduction at a Crossroads

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A report from the 10th National Conference of the Harm Reduction Coalition.

No Alcohol or Drugs In Robin Williams' System During Suicide

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Marin County Sheriff’s office confirmed last Friday that the actor-comedian was sober at the time of his death.

College Student Takes Bad Molly, Jacks Ambulance, Then Himself

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Stefan Sortland capped off a cocaine- and ecstasy-fueled Halloween by masturbating while in jail on an assortment of charges.

Pregnant Woman Avoids Child Endangerment Charge After Positive Drug Test

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Though Casey Allen avoided prosecution for allegedly endangering her unborn child, she still remains behind bars on drug charges.

Texting While Driving Study Compares Phone Use To Drug Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

While almost everybody knows texting and driving is dangerous, a lot of people still do it anyway.

Morning Roundup: Nov. 11, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Aide for Tea Party's Jodi Ernst quit campaign over DUI arrest, high school student triggers lockdown with gravity bong, and drunk man rides subway naked.

The Disease Searchers: Come Join Us!

If Jerry Seinfeld can find his disease, you can find yours. I found mine—several in fact. You've just got to look hard enough (well, in my case, not that hard). read more

Researchers Launch Study of OTC Medicine Addiction

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A new study will look into the abuse of over-the-counter medication like codeine and non-prescription painkillers.

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