The Fix | News Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Pot Businesses Shut Out of Banks Are Investing in Pricey Bongs <img src="" alt="" /><p>Legal marijuana retailers are still facing the challenge of being an all-cash business.</p> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 08:30:00 -0500 Victoria Kim Morning Roundup: Mar. 2, 2015 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>Nevada assemblyman</strong> arrested for DUI, doctor busted with <strong>cocaine on face</strong>, and man refused <strong>beer run</strong> burns down house.</p> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Shawn Dwyer Congressional Bills Could Pave Way for Nationwide Legal Marijuana <img src="" alt="" /><p>The bills were introduced by members of Congress from Colorado and Oregon.</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 19:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita Hookah Smoke as Toxic as Cigarettes, Study Says <img src="" alt="" /><p>Despite carrying the same risks as regular smoke, hookahs remain popular among young people.</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita Former Celebrity Journalist Let Go of Religion to Recover from Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>“I am not a Christian. And that has been my salvation.”</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:30:00 -0500 May Wilkerson Annual Awards Show Highlights Overcoming Stigma of Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>Last night's Experience, Strength And Hope Award Show celebrated the connection between entertainment and recovery.</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:00:00 -0500 John Lavitt Rob Ford Puts Crack Cocaine Admission Tie Up On eBay <img src="" alt="" /><p>The former Mayor of Toronto continues his long slide into obscurity.</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 10:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman MLB Star Josh Hamilton Reportedly Suffers Relapse <img src="" alt="" /><p>The once feel-good story of Hamilton's recovery from addiction has taken a dark turn.</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: Feb. 27, 2015 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>Busted stripper</strong> claims pills were for bad back, police arrest woman drunk on <strong>hand sanitizer</strong>, and snowplow driver <strong>found drunk</strong> on the job.</p> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Shawn Dwyer Heroin Addict Robs Girl Scouts to Get His Fix <img src="" alt="" /><p>Cody Phillip Gintz said he was "desperate" to feed his addiction.</p> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita