The Fix | News Addiction and recovery, straight up. en More Russians Turning to Cheap, Dangerous Alcohol Alternatives <img src="" alt="" /><p>Russia's worsening economy has led to its citizens turning to more dangerous substances.</p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:00:00 -0400 May Wilkerson Death by Pot Candy: Multiple Fatalities in Colorado Linked to Marijuana Edibles <img src="" alt="" /><p>The family of Luke Goodman is blaming edibles for his suicide last week.</p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:30:00 -0400 Zachary Siegel San Francisco Could Become First City With Full Drug Take-Back Program <img src="" alt="" /><p>The city's Board of Supervisors took a "major step forward" in holding drug manufacturers responsible for their product.</p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 08:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: Mar. 27, 2015 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>Willie Nelson</strong> starting own brand of weed, <strong>Scott Disick</strong> allegedly addicted to cocaine, and <strong>bank robber</strong> shows up to robbery drunk.</p> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer Famed Boxer Julio Cesar Chavez Talks About His Drug Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>The former six-time champion hit rock bottom after his career, but found sobriety and a chance to help others.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 19:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey Meth Use on the Rise in Australia, Report Finds <img src="" alt="" /><p>A report by the Australian Crime Commission shows how dire the meth situation has become Down Under.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 17:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey Three Drinks a Day Could Cause Liver Cancer <img src="" alt="" /><p>Liver cancer is one of the deadliest and more common forms of cancer.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson Florida Teacher Given Lifetime Ban for Doing Cocaine During School Hours <img src="" alt="" /><p>Kindergarten teacher Judith Offret showed signs of being impaired while teaching a roomful of five-year-olds.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 13:00:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman DEA Approves MDMA Study for People with Life-Threatening Illnesses <img src="" alt="" /><p>The trial could pave the way toward using psychedelics for therapeutic use.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim “F--- It” Reporter’s Pot Club Searched by Alaskan Police <img src="" alt="" /><p>Charlene Egbe, also known as Charlo Greene, re-opened her cannabis club the day after being raided by police.</p> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita