gateway theory | The Fix
facebook twitter RSS
HOT TOPICS: Alcoholism  Addiction  AA  Cocaine  Heroin

gateway theory

Anti-Pot Crusader Passes On

By May Wilkerson

Dr. Gabriel Nahas, who first proclaimed weed "the gateway drug," leaves a hotly-disputed legacy. MORE  

Medical Marijuana Doesn't Increase Teen Drug Use

By McCarton Ackerman

Take the Fix poll on whether fear over MMJ as a gateway drug is misplaced. MORE  

"Dangerous" Energy Drinks Attacked

By Reina Berger

A leading nutritionist warns of the risks of caffeine intoxication that energy drinks carry. MORE  

Alleged Course on "Homosexuality as Gateway Drug" Brews Storm

By Will Godfrey

A "course" advertised at homophobic Baylor University in Texas would apparently have linked being gay to drug use. MORE  

  • Ask an Expert
  • The Blogs
  • Music & Comedy
The Quick Fix
Ottawa Gunman Had Lengthy History Of Drug Addiction

Michael Zehaf-Bibeau tried in vain to kick his crack cocaine and heroin addictions.

10/24/14 7:30pm
Daughter of Porn King Larry Flynt in Critical Condition After Drunk Driving Accident

Lisa Flynt's blood alcohol was twice the legal limit when she crashed into an Ohio store last Friday.

10/24/14 5:30pm
Nicotine Vaccine Could Help Smokers Kick the Habit

The vaccine deprives the brain of nicotine, thereby eliminating the high caused by tobacco.

10/24/14 3:30pm
Prepubescent Drug Dealer Highlights Australia’s Growing Meth Problem

Not only is meth use on the rise in Australia, but addicts are becoming younger.

10/24/14 1:00pm
Father-Son Treatment Center Pioneers Accused of Mass Fraud

Alan and Jason Brand are accused of embezzling millions in Medicaid funds.

10/24/14 10:30am

Rehabilitation Directories

Most Popular
the fix tv

Addiction Recovery

Your One-Stop Resource For Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery News and More

The Fix is an independent, daily website delivering news, articles and opinion pieces on addiction and recovery. Our website is your one-stop source for a broad range of addiction-related information including the latest alcohol and drug addiction recovery therapies, rehab reviews and sober living tips.

You'll also find comprehensive listings for 12-step programs and addiction recovery fellowships, non-faith based programs, professional organizations and other valuable resources. Gain the knowledge and support you need to maintain a healthy recovery with The Fix!