The Fix | News Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Teens Who Get Drunk Sooner Are More Likely To Become Heavy Drinkers <img src="" alt="" /><p>A new research study has concluded that teens who abuse alcohol earlier in life have more chance of becoming alcoholic.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Heroin Easier to Get than Wine and Cheaper than Beer in PA <img src="" alt="" /><p>Bags of dope are being sold for as little as $5 in the Keystone State.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:30:00 -0400 Desiree Bowie Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson No-Shows for Hearing In Award-Winning Drug Case <img src="" alt="" /><p>Michael Brown's killer has been on administrative leave and has no intentions of showing up for any cases this year.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Colorado Issues New Regulations for Marijuana Industry <img src="" alt="" /><p>The new regulations will equalize THC levels in edibles and restrict cultivation, and that has some store owners worried.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:00:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey California's Fair Sentencing Act Makes All Crack Crimes Equal <img src="" alt="" /><p>California has put into law a bill that will equalize sentences for crack and powder cocaine offenders.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 10:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Stevie Nicks Opens Up About Her Cocaine Abuse <img src="" alt="" /><p>The Fleetwood Mac singer recalled her frightening days as a cocaine addict and discussed what inspired her to seek treatment.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Morning Roundup: Oct. 1, 2014 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>Michael Phelps</strong> 'deeply sorry' for DUI arrest, man on drugs <strong>drowns dog</strong> with a bowling ball, and smuggler busted at airport with <strong>cocaine in shoes</strong>.</p> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer How Smoking Pot May Alleviate PTSD Symptoms <img src="" alt="" /><p>New research adds further urgency to the movement for government-sanctioned medical cannabis.</p> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:30:00 -0400 Owen Poindexter Study Describes E-Cigarettes as Gateway To Illegal Drugs <img src="" alt="" /><p>A pair of scientists claimed in the <em>New England Journal of Medicine</em> that electronic cigarettes can alter brain chemistry like cocaine.</p> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI <img src="" alt="" /><p>This is the second time the Olympic star has been busted for driving under the influence.</p> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:30:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer