The Fix http://www.thefix.com Addiction and recovery, straight up. en ADHD Could Spark Early Drug Use, New Study Finds http://www.thefix.com/content/adhd-could-be-spark-earlier-drug-use-new-study-finds <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/adhd%20substance%20abuse.jpg?itok=Mm4pfT8b" alt="" /><p>Researchers at the University of Florida found that drug users with ADHD started their substance abuse earlier.</p> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/adhd-could-be-spark-earlier-drug-use-new-study-finds Morning Roundup: Jan. 30, 2015 http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-jan-30-2015 <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/key%20wine%20glass%20concept.jpg?itok=SiCh66-3" alt="" /><p>Black Sabbath's <strong>Geezer Butler</strong> arrested in bar brawl, Denver airport bans <strong>pot-themed souvenirs</strong>, and teen dealer dies after cops forced him to <strong>eat crack</strong>.</p> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-jan-30-2015 Ask an Expert: Should I Go to a Halfway House or a Recovery Community? http://www.thefix.com/content/ask-expert-should-i-go-halfway-house-or-recovery-community <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/halfwayhosueqq.jpg?itok=tRtZKDLm" alt="" /><p>Today's question is on whether a recovery community or a halfway house would be a better choice after rehab.</p> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 02:29:23 -0500 Rita Milios http://www.thefix.com/content/ask-expert-should-i-go-halfway-house-or-recovery-community Toronto Police Launch Humorous 'Cookin' With Molly' Campaign http://www.thefix.com/content/toronto-police-launch-humorous-cookin-molly-campaign <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/cookin%20with%20molly.jpg?itok=xUcJ71m0" alt="" /><p>Though humorous, the video still manages to warn potential users about the dangers of MDMA.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 19:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/toronto-police-launch-humorous-cookin-molly-campaign Pennsylvania's Medicaid System Leaves Addicts Without Coverage http://www.thefix.com/content/pennsylvanias-medicaid-system-leaves-addicts-without-coverage <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/drug%20treatment%20concept.jpg?itok=pCT1cr-U" alt="" /><p>Thousands of addicts are left without coverage thanks to a technical glitch.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita http://www.thefix.com/content/pennsylvanias-medicaid-system-leaves-addicts-without-coverage Cholo Goth? The Fix Q&A with Rafael Reyes http://www.thefix.com/content/qa-rafael-reyes-prayers <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/rafaelreyes.jpg?itok=vaizEJ_V" alt="" /><p>Cholo-goth duo Prayers' songs are about the harsh realities of gang life set over a catchy 80s-type sound of synthesizers and electronic beats.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:31:43 -0500 Amy Dresner http://www.thefix.com/content/qa-rafael-reyes-prayers Israeli Pro-Pot Party Promises Free Weed to Contributors http://www.thefix.com/content/israeli-pro-pot-party-promises-free-weed-contributors <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/buds%20and%20bills.jpg?itok=4MGDIglE" alt="" /><p>Oren Leibovitz hopes to build on the recent success of the Green Leaf Party despite pot remaining illegal in Israel.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita http://www.thefix.com/content/israeli-pro-pot-party-promises-free-weed-contributors Attorney General Nominee Opposes Marijuana Legalization http://www.thefix.com/content/attorney-general-nominee-opposes-marijuana-legalization <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/loretta%20lynch.jpg?itok=eWg_WLLD" alt="" /><p>U.S. Attorney Loretta Lynch is out of step with the changing times.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 13:00:00 -0500 Victoria Kim http://www.thefix.com/content/attorney-general-nominee-opposes-marijuana-legalization Utah Family Confirmed Dead From Disturbing Mass Drug Overdose http://www.thefix.com/content/utah-family-confirmed-dead-disturbing-mass-drug-overdose <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/strack%20family.jpg?itok=LnNpYevv" alt="" /><p>A family of five was found dead from a lethal combination of drugs allegedly over fears of the impending apocalypse.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 10:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/utah-family-confirmed-dead-disturbing-mass-drug-overdose Crimean Addicts Continuing to Die Over Lack of Treatment Options http://www.thefix.com/content/crimean-addicts-continuing-die-over-lack-treatment-options <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/man%20shooting%20up%20bleak.jpg?itok=2HXXHYXi" alt="" /><p>In less than a year since Russia took over Crimea, over 800 addicts have died from suicide or overdose.</p> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 08:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/crimean-addicts-continuing-die-over-lack-treatment-options