The Fix Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Buddhist Approach to Recovery Offers 12-Step Alternative <img src="" alt="" /><p>Author Noah Levine presents an alternative recovery method for the non-Christian set.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Golfer Dustin Johnson Tested Positive For Cocaine <img src="" alt="" /><p>This week, Johnson pulled out of competition and suddenly announced a leave of absence. Now we know why.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer College Sober—It's Like Cheating <img src="" alt="" /><p>My priorities and constructs as a student addicted to heroin were a farce</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:59:50 -0400 Zachary Siegel Pregnancy Criminalization Laws Shed Light on Struggle of Mothers With Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>Reproductive rights, criminal justice advocates, and most medical organizations have slammed Tennessee's draconian law punishing women addicts.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Rich Mom Addicts Get Sobriety Coaches; Poor Moms Get Jail <img src="" alt="" /><p>In America, addiction is judged through the lens of class.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 15:12:49 -0400 Lynn Stuart Parramore Failure to Launch: North Carolina Drug Test Program Fizzles <img src="" alt="" /><p>A lack of funding and an overwhelming backlog of applications has stalled the testing program before it could begin.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 13:00:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Methamphetamine Use on the Rise in India <img src="" alt="" /><p>Loopholes in the law and corruption among officials has led to a staggering increase in meth production and abuse.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 10:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim University May Start Drug Testing Cheerleaders After Tragic Death <img src="" alt="" /><p>Danielle Cogwell's "suspected overdose" death last week has prompted calls to change Louisville's drug policy.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 08:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: August 1, 2014 <img src="" alt="" /><p>Partygoer <strong>pours beer</strong> on tiger at London Zoo, drunk airline passenger attacks crew with <strong>fake leg</strong>, and drone <strong>carrying drug</strong>s crashes outside prison.</p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer Mindfulness Can Rewire the Brain of an Addict <img src="" alt="" /><p>Researchers feel that cognitive-behavioral therapy can erase brain patterns that lock addicts into a cycle of abuse.</p> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim