The Fix | News Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Man Mistakenly Takes Meth, Walks Into Walmart Naked <img src="" alt="" /><p>A South Carolina man accidentally took methamphetamine, which made him "paranoid" and "crazy" enough to walk into a Walmart wearing nothing but tennis shoes.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer Support On the Rise for Giving Naloxone to Emergency Personnel <img src="" alt="" /><p>Proponents for equipping emergency responders with the lifesaving overdose antidote have become more vocal, with only those on the edges holding on to their opposition.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Back From the Abyss: The Autobiography of a Low-Bottom Alky <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>Paid Sponsored Post:</strong>&nbsp;Follow Kieran Doherty’s wild ride of a life––from altar boy to rebel to alcohol-fueled criminal… bringing a whole new meaning to hitting bottom.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:31:00 -0400 Sponsored Post Eric Holder Optimistic, Cautious About Legal Marijuana <img src="" alt="" /><p>The nation's top law enforcement officer has sounded a conciliatory tone in recent months, though he remains hesitant to fully embrace legal pot.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita High Price of Breakthrough Hepatitis C Drug Expected to Decline <img src="" alt="" /><p>Though the price potentially will drop, poorer countries will continue to suffer from the disease until a cheaper generic drug is available for sale.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:00:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Death Penalty Could Be Issued In Drug Conspiracy Case <img src="" alt="" /><p>Three suspects, including the alleged head of an entrenched drug dealing operation, face numerous criminal charges, including homicide.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman 'X-Men' Director Accused Of Drugging, Raping Teenage Boy <img src="" alt="" /><p>Bryan Singer has been accused of using drugs and alcohol to sexually assault a 17 year old in the late 1990s, charges the director has vehemently denied.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 08:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: April 18, 2014 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>'Edward Cocaine</strong>' arrested for possession, pot biz in CO will fire employees for <strong>toking up</strong>, London tube driver <strong>drunk</strong>, and DEA makes big <strong>heroin bust</strong>.</p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer More College Students Taking ADHD Drugs to Study <img src="" alt="" /><p>The last 10 years have seen a drastic rise in college students taking Adderall or Ritalin in order to boost their productivity in an increasingly competitive environment.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer Columbus Short Allegedly Threatens Wife With Knife While Drunk <img src="" alt="" /><p>The 'Scandal' star was reportedly intoxicated on wine when he threatened to kill his wife and himself over her alleged affairs.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer