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The Trick to Sleeping Sober

By Jane Velez-Mitchell

Fix video columnist Jane Velez-Mitchell offers tips for beating night time anxiety without drugs or alcohol. MORE  

Alcohol Lowers the Quality of Your Sleep

By Chrisanne Grise

Booze might help you fall asleep faster but it's still a really bad sleep aid, new research confirms. MORE  

Morning Roundup: January 23, 2013

By The Fix staff

European tobacconists protest new smoking regulations, court rejects bid to have marijuana reclassified, and yet another Dallas Cowboy busted for DUI. MORE  

Nicotine Addicts Struggle to Sleep

By Valerie Tejeda

The latest research suggests that lighting up keeps you up—and insomnia is linked to yet more health problems. MORE  

Morning Roundup: September 14, 2012

By Bryan Le

Major drug probe targets Latin Kings, smokers suffer more sleep problems, and researchers study alcohol's effects on high-cholesterol pigs. MORE  

Don't Sleep-Deprive and Drive

By Fionna Agomuoh

Driving without enough sleep is as hazardous as driving drunk, suggests a recent study. MORE  

Trazodone Ineffective in Battling Insomnia for Recovering Addicts

By Valerie Tejeda

In clinical studies, the antidepressant Trazodone is no better than placebo for treating insomnia in addicts. MORE  

The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Will Godfrey

Alcohol is Enemy of Good Sleep, 4-Year-Olds in ER for Drink and Drugs, and Cop "Chased the Dragon" in Police Car. MORE  

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ATF Stash House Stings Come Under Fire for Racial Profiling

An investigation into the ATF's fake drug houses revealed that over 90% of suspects arrested were minorities.

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How Europe's Cocaine Habit Fuels Radical Islam in West Africa

Terrorist groups like Hezbollah and al-Qaeda have benefited from corrupt regimes.

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Problem Gamblers With Personality Disorders More Difficult to Treat

A recent study has linked compulsive gambling to borderline and other personality disorders.

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Prescription Heroin Now Available in Vancouver

A group of 120 severe addicts will begin receiving doctor-approved smack.

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Robert Downey Sr. Says Son Getting Sober Is His 'Highlight'

Forget all the great performances or the summer blockbusters, Robert Downey Jr.'s father is proudest of his sobriety.

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