The Fix http://www.thefix.com Addiction and recovery, straight up. en One Time a Guy Asked Me to Pretend to Drink http://www.thefix.com/content/one-time-guy-asked-me-pretend-drink <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/actress.jpg?itok=qaMnpDH_" alt="" /><p>“Hey girl who is recovering from an alcohol addiction that almost killed you, can you please pretend to be a drunk, just so my fucked up famous addict friend feels more comfortable around you?”</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:23:00 -0400 Amber Tozer http://www.thefix.com/content/one-time-guy-asked-me-pretend-drink Rutgers Student Stabs Another Student After Taking LSD http://www.thefix.com/content/rutgers-student-stabs-another-student-after-taking-lsd <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_216033037.jpg?itok=Bpy2E8MO" alt="" /><p>A bad trip left one Rutgers University student in the hospital and the other behind bars.</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey http://www.thefix.com/content/rutgers-student-stabs-another-student-after-taking-lsd Japan Runs Synthetic Marijuana Awareness Campaign http://www.thefix.com/content/japan-runs-synthetic-marijuana-awareness-campaign <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_260713265.jpg?itok=bnQoXxRI" alt="" /><p>Producers of the possibly deadly synthetic marijuana are forcing Japan officials into a game of cat and mouse.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 17:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim http://www.thefix.com/content/japan-runs-synthetic-marijuana-awareness-campaign California Aims to Curb Prescription Drug Abuse with New Bill http://www.thefix.com/content/california-aims-curb-prescription-drug-abuse-new-bill <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_95385217.jpg?itok=e7-iKyWe" alt="" /><p>Prescription opioids that are near impossible to crush, chew, snort, and inject are hoped to become the norm.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:30:00 -0400 Zachary Siegel http://www.thefix.com/content/california-aims-curb-prescription-drug-abuse-new-bill New Anti-Smoking Ads Target E-Cigarette Industry http://www.thefix.com/content/new-anti-smoking-ads-target-e-cigarette-industry <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_142131613.jpg?itok=VD5HE1w5" alt="" /><p>A $68 million ad campaign has been launched to raise awareness about the possible dangers of vaping.</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:00:00 -0400 May Wilkerson http://www.thefix.com/content/new-anti-smoking-ads-target-e-cigarette-industry Brain Implant Could Treat Anorexia http://www.thefix.com/content/brain-implant-could-treat-anorexia <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_254289394.jpg?itok=WO8wdHRW" alt="" /><p>A risky procedure could be a major breakthrough in aiding sufferers of anorexia.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/brain-implant-could-treat-anorexia Obama Talks Drug Policy Reform with The Wire Creator http://www.thefix.com/content/obama-talks-drug-policy-reform-wire-creator <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_143026378.jpg?itok=aAnGw4dG" alt="" /><p><em>The Wire</em> creator and President Obama sat down for an eye-opening discussion about the War on Drugs.</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson http://www.thefix.com/content/obama-talks-drug-policy-reform-wire-creator Morning Roundup: Mar. 31, 2015 http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-mar-31-2015 <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_155979035.jpg?itok=RIiXZ1oi" alt="" /><p><strong>Patrick Stewart</strong> snorts cocaine for new show, Florida man swallows drugs and<strong> later dies</strong> at the hospital, and <strong>Willie Nelson</strong> launches his own brand of marijuana.</p> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Desiree Bowie http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-mar-31-2015 Penn State Fraternity Investigated for Photographing Drunk, Unconscious Women http://www.thefix.com/content/penn-state-fraternity-investigated-photographing-drunk-unconscious-women <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_199293749.jpg?itok=q6JDAGv_" alt="" /><p>Yet another fraternity chapter has been suspended after allegations of hazing and lewd misconduct.</p> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson http://www.thefix.com/content/penn-state-fraternity-investigated-photographing-drunk-unconscious-women Nick Jonas Invests In Alcohol Delivery App http://www.thefix.com/content/nick-jonas-invests-alcohol-delivery-app <img src="http://d21no8zvelat5l.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_235164430.jpg?itok=BRv5kWqq" alt="" /><p>Jonas leaves his squeaky clean image and promise ring past behind to deliver booze and tunes to fans.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/nick-jonas-invests-alcohol-delivery-app