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Jackie Chan's Son Busted for Marijuana Possession

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Jaycee Chan faces three years in prison following a pot bust in Beijing.

Morning Roundup: Aug. 19, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Marco Reus accidentally tweets about cocaine, drunk news anchor threatens police, and pill mill owner busted before wedding day.

Counselor Busted for Helping DUI Felon Get License

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Richard Shelton has been accused of falsifying documents to help a three-time DUI felon get his driver's license back.

Oklahoma Receives Grant To Tackle Prescription Drug Problem

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The state was given $1 million that will be used to prevent overdoses and address triggers for addiction.

Slain Teen Michael Brown Had Weed In System, Source Says

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A person speaking on condition of anonymity said the unarmed Ferguson youth who was shot multiple times by Officer Darren Wilson smoked pot.

Robin William's Suicide and Connection with Dual Diagnosis

I have been deeply impacted emotionally by the news of Robin William’s suicide and have found myself shedding tears as I think about the pain that he must have been experiencing and if the outcome could have been different. By nature, I try to find meaning when there is difficulty, and find inspiration from existential concepts— read more

News Anchor Elizabeth Vargas Returns to Rehab

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The co-host of 20/20 has apparently relapsed and gone back to an undisclosed treatment facility.

New York Drug Dealer Charged In Molly Death at Electric Zoo

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Patrick Morgan is being charged with selling the molly that led to the death of 23-year-old Jeffrey Russ in 2013.

Clean Reading: Five Books to Read in Treatment

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Five books to read in treatment or early sobriety, numbered arbitrarily....

New Hampshire Declares 'State of Emergency' Over Synthetic Drugs

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

A spate of recent overdoses from 'Smacked' has led the governor to take drastic action.

The Truth About Drug Treatment in Prison

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Eleven years ago "the apologetic bandit" was sentenced to prison. Now free, Daniel Genis details what happens in a system where virtually every prisoner is mandated to drug treatment.

Morning Roundup: Aug. 18, 2014

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Danniella Westbrook allegedly doing cocaine again, drunk lunatic stabs three at Grand Central Station, and woman caught smuggling coke in breast implants.

Increasing Number of CT Youth Affected By Eating Disorders

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

There is growing concern over 10- and 11-year-olds being diagnosed with eating disorders.

Proposed Italian Law Targeting Pro-Ana Sites Stirs Controversy

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite the often tragic consequences of young girls visiting pro-ana sites, opponents say criminalizing them causes more harm than good.

Anti-Medical Marijuana Ad Says Pot Leads to Date Rape

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The makers of the ad, VoteNo2, claim that holes in the Florida Right to Medical Marijuana initiative could 'potentially' lead to rape.

Drop the Sin Talk: The Fix Q&A with Drew Brooks

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Drew Brooks from Faith Partners discusses how congregations across the country are getting real with substance abuse prevention, intervention and more.

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