The Fix Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Surrendering to Silverback Gorillas and Hungry Ghosts <img src="" alt="" /><p>“If you are looking for love under rocks or bringing home water moccasins, you might be confusing love and pain.”</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 23:02:41 -0500 Teisha Dawn Twomey Professional Voices—Engaging the High-Rolling Client <img src="" alt="" /><p>The extremely successful attain their exalted positions for good reasons: they are smart, driven and accustomed to winning. It can be hard to know, let alone convince them, that they need help.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 22:31:56 -0500 Arnold M. Washton Ph.D. Brain Neuron Is Linked to Nicotine Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>A neuron in the brain triggered by nicotine withdrawal may provide scientists with answers as to why people become addicted to cigarettes.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita ATF Stash House Stings Come Under Fire for Racial Profiling <img src="" alt="" /><p>An investigation into the ATF's fake drug houses revealed that over 90% of suspects arrested were minorities.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita How Europe's Cocaine Habit Fuels Radical Islam in West Africa <img src="" alt="" /><p>Terrorist groups like Hezbollah and al-Qaeda have benefited from corrupt regimes.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:30:00 -0500 Victoria Kim Problem Gamblers With Personality Disorders More Difficult to Treat <img src="" alt="" /><p>A recent study has linked compulsive gambling to borderline and other personality disorders.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 13:00:00 -0500 Brent McCluskey Prescription Heroin Now Available in Vancouver <img src="" alt="" /><p>A group of 120 severe addicts will begin receiving doctor-approved smack.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:30:00 -0500 Victoria Kim Robert Downey Sr. Says Son Getting Sober Is His 'Highlight' <img src="" alt="" /><p>Forget all the great performances or the summer blockbusters, Robert Downey Jr.'s father is proudest of his sobriety.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 08:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: Nov. 26, 2014 <img src="" alt="" /><p>CNN anchor <strong>Don Lemon</strong> causes stir with marijuana comments, <strong>Shia LeBeouf</strong> doing well (so far) in rehab, and drunk cop <strong>fires weapon</strong> at another off-duty cop.</p> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Shawn Dwyer Lady Gaga Credits Elton John With Curbing Her Pot Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>Though she still partakes every now and then, Lady Gaga thanks the Rocket Man for being the "soberest" she has been in years.</p> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman