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Morning Roundup: July 20, 2015

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Donald Trump gets support from would-be drunks, Tennessee gunman struggled with drugs, and drunk man scares mother and daughter with exposed penis.

Drunken Air Rage Incidents Take a Troubling Turn

From delayed flights to lost luggage, most of us have experienced a minor form of rage courtesy of an airport. But when alcohol is added into the mix, things can go from “minor” to “major” in the blink of an eye. The Air Rage Trend New figures obtained by The Sun show that alcohol-fueled air rage incidents have...

One Species of Beetle Is a Caffeine Fiend and It’s Eating All Your Damn Coffee

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Think your espresso habit is out of control? One tiny insect will put your caffeine consumption to shame.

Are Women More Affected Than Men By Cocaine and Meth Addiction?

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Researchers still don’t know exactly why the difference exists.

Chicago Neighbors Angry About Treatment Facility Set to Open in Their Hood

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

All the usual NIMBY arguments—the children, the traffic, the property values, the chaos—are being trotted out.

Trucking Association Opposes SAMHSA Hair Testing Commercial Drivers

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The truckers' association feels that standard drug testing is more reliable and less expensive.

U.N’s World Drug Report Reveals Massive Failure of War on Drugs

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Despite decades of effort, global drug use remains virtually unchanged.

Sexual Function in Men Is Limited by Illegal Drug Use

The dangers of illegal drug use are well known, with the exception of one common area of side effects. In a study of 1,159 males who illicitly used amphetamines, half of participants said drug use had no impact on their sexual functions, while the other half reported impacts such as reduced erectile rigidity and sexual […]

UNITE To Face Addiction Plans Massive Rally In Nation's Capital To Spark Awareness, Change

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Addiction impacts 1/3 of American households. 90% of people who need treatment do not receive it. The government has spent over $1 trillion on the failed drug wars.

Finally Stepping Out of a Sober Living Community

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Any kind of change is challenging for me. Now I’m finally moving out of sober living.

Morning Roundup: July 17, 2015

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Ty Lawson was banned from booze for previous DUI, drunk driver asks cop for directions to McDonald's, and experts claim soda as addictive as cocaine.

Purdue Pharma Wants Data Gathered from Your iPhone

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The developers of OxyContin are looking at new Apple software to use you as data.

House Republicans Shut Down Federal Medical Marijuana Studies

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The Republican party has once again put a roadblock in the way of progress.

Pharmacy Shopping Largely Responsible for Painkiller Overdose Deaths

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Nearly half of all painkiller overdoses came from people who had prescriptions filled at multiple pharmacies.

Can Smoking Actually Make You Gain Weight?

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Though people already prone to overeating may smoke to curb their appetite.

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