The Fix http://www.thefix.com Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Cops Use Undercover Students in Drug Busts at UW Campuses http://www.thefix.com/content/cops-use-undercover-students-drug-busts-uw-campuses <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/arrested%20drug%20dealer.jpg?itok=kbdujuuZ" alt="" /><p>One student refused to turn snitch and pleaded guilty to drug charges.</p> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey http://www.thefix.com/content/cops-use-undercover-students-drug-busts-uw-campuses Back 2 Basics http://www.thefix.com/content/back-2-basics <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/back2basics.jpg?itok=QlD23nPh" alt="" /><p><strong>Paid Sponsored Post:</strong> See the perspective that Back 2 Basics Outdoor Adventures can provide the person in recovery.</p> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 08:29:00 -0400 Sponsored Post http://www.thefix.com/content/back-2-basics Morning Roundup: Sept. 16, 2014 http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-sept-16-2014 <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/toby%20keith.jpg?itok=EW2k67Ke" alt="" /><p><strong>Toby Keith</strong> too drunk to perform in Indiana, <strong>chemistry teacher</strong> arrested for making drugs, and NY state senator wants to <strong>legalize pot</strong> for all.</p> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-sept-16-2014 Robin Thicke Admits Drug Abuse in ‘Blurred Lines’ Deposition http://www.thefix.com/content/robin-thicke-admits-drug-abuse-%E2%80%98blurred-lines%E2%80%99-deposition <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/robin%20thicke%202013.jpg?itok=vfvmJwwe" alt="" /><p>The singer admitted to being drunk and high on Vicodin when he recorded the hit song.</p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey http://www.thefix.com/content/robin-thicke-admits-drug-abuse-%E2%80%98blurred-lines%E2%80%99-deposition The Reel Recovery Film Festival Returns to New York City http://www.thefix.com/content/reel-recovery-film-festival-returns-new-york-city <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/rrff%20logo.png?itok=6sp8d4PW" alt="" /><p>The festival will run September 26 to October 2 in Greenwich Village.</p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/reel-recovery-film-festival-returns-new-york-city How Obamacare Is Killing AA’s Membership http://www.thefix.com/content/how-obamacare-killing-aa%E2%80%99s-membership <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_216268729.jpg?itok=7iMfa28J" alt="" /><p>Under Obamacare, insurance will only pay for evidence-based treatment. Consequently, rehabs are eliminating 12-step groups in favor of harm reduction and other statistically strong methods.</p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:43:38 -0400 Matthew Leichter http://www.thefix.com/content/how-obamacare-killing-aa%E2%80%99s-membership Gov. Christ Christie Says: Smoke Up, New Jersey http://www.thefix.com/content/gov-christ-christie-says-smoke-new-jersey <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/sad%20chris%20christie.jpg?itok=2gXXGmuG" alt="" /><p>The presidential hopeful vetoed a law passed by the legislature that would have banned smoking in public parks.</p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/gov-christ-christie-says-smoke-new-jersey PMS: A Natural Threat to Sobriety http://www.thefix.com/content/pms-natural-threat-sobriety <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/shutterstock_84066334.jpg?itok=aUvDF0mO" alt="" /><p>I remember slamming things around the kitchen one night and feeling like I’d lost my mind. I was angry about something so minor, I literally can’t remember what it was and I don’t know that I knew then either <em></em></p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:08:07 -0400 Kristen Rybandt http://www.thefix.com/content/pms-natural-threat-sobriety Steroids Now More Common with Long Island High School Athletes http://www.thefix.com/content/steroids-now-more-common-long-island-high-school-athletes <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/athelete%20steroids.jpg?itok=k8KycFbm" alt="" /><p>Despite the dangers to health, more student athletes are boosting performance with steroids and other PEDs now more than ever.</p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:00:00 -0400 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/steroids-now-more-common-long-island-high-school-athletes Drug Dealers Devise New Methods for Instagram Deals http://www.thefix.com/content/drug-peddlers-devising-new-methods-instagram-drug-deals <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/iphone%20instagram.jpg?itok=Gajo8kpv" alt="" /><p>Drug dealers are finding new and creative ways to cover their online tracks.</p> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 10:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/drug-peddlers-devising-new-methods-instagram-drug-deals