The Fix Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Alcohol Safety of New 'Female Viagra' Was Tested Almost Entirely on Men <img src="" alt="" /><p>What's the point of testing the safety of a drug for women on men?</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 19:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson What Are The Peak Months For First-Time Drug Use Among College Students? <img src="" alt="" /><p>A groundbreaking research project has figured out what drugs college freshman try and when they try them.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 17:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Study Finds That Smoking Pot Has No Effect on Brain Volume <img src="" alt="" /><p>But weed can still cause structural damage to the brain.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 15:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Oliver Sacks - 1933-2015 <img src="" alt="" /><p>The renowned neurologist and subject of the 1990 film <em>Awakenings</em> succumbed to terminal cancer on Saturday.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 13:00:00 -0400 John Lavitt Students Using Narcolepsy Drug To Enhance Study Performance <img src="" alt="" /><p>Students are now turning more to "safer" drugs like modafinil to help them study.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 10:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey New Treatment to Reduce Alcohol Consumption Targets Brain Receptor, Not Dopamine <img src="" alt="" /><p>Treatments targeting brain receptors could be less expensive than current medications.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 08:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Staying Clean and Sober Inside <img src="" alt="" /><p>It’s easier to stay clean on the streets than it is in prison.&nbsp;Prison is a game of survival.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:44:12 -0400 Rhain Mae On Transcendental Meditation: An Interview With Bob Roth <img src="" alt="" /><p>The Fix Q&amp;A with renowned meditation teacher Bob Roth about the benefits of Transcendental Meditation for people struggling with addiction.</p> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:43:51 -0400 Cathy Margel Global Rallies to Take Place on International Overdose Awareness Day <img src="" alt="" /><p>A day for communities to come together and mourn for loved one’s lost, while calling for action.</p> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 19:30:00 -0400 Zachary Siegel Maine Recovery Organizations Scrambling After State Pulls $570,000 Contract <img src="" alt="" /><p>Legislators have written Gov. Paul LePage a letter asking him to reverse the state's decision. Good luck with that.</p> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 17:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman