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

men

A Man—With an Eating Disorder

By Brian Macaulay

When I tell people I have an eating disorder, I get surprise, sympathy, empathy and laughing-shock: "Men can have eating disorders?” MORE  

From Cold Turkey to Manorexia

By Akil Wingate

Going "cold turkey" means ditching bad habits for a healthier lifestyle, but what if your addiction is achieving the perfect physique? MORE  

Men With Eating Disorders Often Ignore Symptoms

By John Lavitt

A recent study by the University of Oxford found that most undiagnosed men were unaware of eating disorder symptoms. MORE  

Can This Anti-Baldness Drug Make You Drink Less?

By McCarton Ackerman

Nearly two-thirds of men reduce their alcohol consumption after taking Propecia, a study finds. MORE  

Testosterone Use Surges Among Middle-Aged Men

By Victoria Kim

Experts warn that excessive use of the libido- and muscle-boosting hormone is risky. MORE  

More Men Hooked on Shopping

By Valerie Tejeda

Shopping addiction is on the rise in the US, and men are just as susceptible as women. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 9, 2013

By Bryan Le

Maryland passes medical marijuana bill, scientists make low-fat chocolate with vodka, and Richie Sambora "pushed" off Bon Jovi Tour for drinking. MORE  

Anorexia Often Undiagnosed in Men

By Chrisanne Grise

The myth that eating disorders only affect women makes it hard for many men to get help. MORE  

  • Ask an Expert
  • The Blogs
  • Music & Comedy
The Quick Fix
Former Soldier Re-Enlists to Fight Addiction in the Military

Frank Greenagel has returned to active duty in order to wage war against the growing scourge of drug addiction in the military.

1:00pm
Kentucky Teens Impacted By Drug Abuse Eligible For College Scholarship

Once again, the Sarah Shay Memorial Scholarship and the Michael Donta Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to high school students affected by drugs.

10:30am
Philip Seymour Hoffman's Death Contributing to Greater Naloxone Access

The actor's death has triggered dozens of states to enact naloxone programs and Good Samaritan laws.

8:30am
Morning Roundup: Oct. 30, 2014

Mike Tyson claims he shared the same drug dealer as Robin Williams, police pull drunk man from burning car, and zombie woman arrested twice for DUI.

7:00am
Divorced or Separated Women Report Higher Stress and More Drug Use Than Men

Women who had ended their marriages reported higher levels of drug and alcohol use as a means to relieve stress.

10/29/14 7:30pm

Rehabilitation Directories

Sober Living
Not So Sexy: Tales From a Relapser’s Bed

In darker periods, I would sleep with some guy in the hopes of making him love me. It would work for a couple of months here and there, but I could only keep ‘sloppy drunk girl’ at bay for so long.

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!