The Fix Addiction and recovery, straight up. en How I Became an Addiction Expert <img src="" alt="" /><p>My name is Stanton, and I am not an alcoholic. But I can help.</p> Sat, 25 Apr 2015 07:42:31 -0400 Stanton Peele Switzerland Releases Robot Who Bought Drugs Online <img src="" alt="" /><p>After three months in custody, Mediengruppe Bitnik's drug-buying robot has been freed.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson Treatment For Eating Disorders in the South Impeded by Regional Culture <img src="" alt="" /><p>Regional and religious pressures prevent those suffering from eating disorders from seeking treatment.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt NIDA Provides Marijuana for PTSD Treatment Study for Veterans <img src="" alt="" /><p>For the first time, vets suffering from PTSD will be allowed to smoke marijuana as part of a government-backed study.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt Louisiana Employers Could Soon Drug Test Hair From Applicants <img src="" alt="" /><p>Louisiana has one of the highest rates of drug dependence in the nation.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 13:00:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Baby Boomers on Prescription Medication Contributing to Heroin 'Epidemic' <img src="" alt="" /><p>The number of heroin-related deaths among Baby Boomers has nearly quintupled.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 10:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim New Study Looks at Addiction-Suppressing Brain Mechanisms <img src="" alt="" /><p>Researchers will be trying to uncover what occurs in the brain that helps recovering addicts resist relapse.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 08:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey Morning Roundup: Apr. 24, 2015 <img src="" alt="" /><p>Dalton Gray injured in <strong>DUI crash</strong>, truck driver <strong>swaps meat</strong> for crack, and <strong>Mendeecees Harris</strong> sentenced for trafficking.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer Champagne Dreams <img src="" alt="" /><p><em>The Fix</em>'s Zachary Siegel bubbles up over&nbsp;<em>Scientific American's&nbsp;</em>science and history of alcohol.</p> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:57:39 -0400 Zachary Siegel Rand Paul’s Son Arrested for DUI <img src="" alt="" /><p>The son of the Republican senator and presidential hopeful allegedly hit a parked car while drunk.</p> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 19:30:00 -0400 Zachary Siegel