The Fix | News Addiction and recovery, straight up. en PTSD and Food Addiction Go Hand-in-Hand for Women <img src="" alt="" /><p>Researchers have found the stronger the PTSD, the more likely a woman will suffer from eating addiction.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Bryan Le Teens Who Smoke Pot Daily Could Have More Problems Later in Life <img src="" alt="" /><p>A recent study has claimed that the more frequent the use, the more adversely affected users can become.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Hostel Owner Accused of Drugging and Assaulting Lodgers <img src="" alt="" /><p>Michael Harris stands accused of sexually assaulting male travelers from Germany, England, and the United States.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Addicted to Your Phone? There's (Another) App for That <img src="" alt="" /><p>Checky is designed to keep users constantly aware of how often and even why they're always checking their phones.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:00:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Study Says Pot Smokers Use To Cope With Negative Emotions <img src="" alt="" /><p>Researchers found that using marijuana to cope with traumatic events could lead to increased dependence.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 10:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman U.S. Justice Department Says Molly Use Has Declined <img src="" alt="" /><p>Despite wreaking havoc at concerts across the country, fewer people have reported taking the drug.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: Sept. 18, 2014 <img src="" alt="" /><p>Chinese cops <strong>formally arrest</strong> Jackie Chan's son, <strong>Wes Walker</strong> reinstated under new NFL drug policy, and police called to handle <strong>drunk skunk</strong>.</p> Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer 'Magic Mushrooms' Show High Success Rate for Smoking Cessation <img src="" alt="" /><p>Though a small study, researchers found that taking psilocybin can have a positive effect on quitting smoking.</p> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim New Jersey Bill Classifies Drug Addiction as Mental Illness <img src="" alt="" /><p>Strongly supported by parents of children lost to overdoses, Bill A3227 will give judges the power to send addicts to treatment.</p> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey Generic Version of Pricey Hep C Drug Available in Developing Countries <img src="" alt="" /><p>The $1,000-a-pill hep c treatment will be approximately $10-a-pill in its generic version, but it won't be available in the U.S.</p> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 15:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt