The Fix | News Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Is the Shape of Your Glass Making You Drink More? <img src="" alt="" /><p>The shape can trick people into vastly underestimating how much they're drinking.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 19:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson Demi Lovato Talks About Recovery and Mental Illness on the 'Today' Show <img src="" alt="" /><p>Demi Lovato's refreshing openness about her struggles have put her in a better place.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 17:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson Auburn University Lab Tech Busted for Selling Date Rape Drug GHB <img src="" alt="" /><p>Stephen Howard allegedly used his position to buy the drug by the gallon.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt Epileptic Girl Has Fewer Seizures Thanks to Cannabis Treatment <img src="" alt="" /><p>Addyson Benton has had 80% fewer seizures after being treated with THCA.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Massachusetts Senate Proposes New Schools for Recovering Addicts <img src="" alt="" /><p>$1 million has been earmarked to fund the opening of two recovery high schools in the state.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 10:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey Mixing Pot With Alcohol Greatly Increases THC in Bloodstream <img src="" alt="" /><p>Meanwhile, drivers who consumed both substances were more likely to get behind the wheel.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 08:30:00 -0400 McCarton Ackerman Morning Roundup: May 29, 2015 <img src="" alt="" /><p>Convicted <strong>coke trafficker</strong> tries to join ISIS, man acquitted for blowing <strong>pot smoke</strong> at chameleon, and <strong>drunk pilot</strong> crashes Cessna into hangar.</p> Fri, 29 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Shawn Dwyer Is There a Link Between Smoking and Suicide? <img src="" alt="" /><p>Though denying a direct correlation, researchers say the link demands a closer look.</p> Thu, 28 May 2015 19:30:00 -0400 May Wilkerson Pharmaceutical Companies Mining Patient DNA for New Drugs <img src="" alt="" /><p>Big Pharma wants to sequence your DNA to better understand how disease operate.</p> Thu, 28 May 2015 17:30:00 -0400 Brent McCluskey Dr. Stanton Peele on Recreating Addiction Treatment in the 21st Century <img src="" alt="" /><p>The maverick addiction specialist discussed a wide range of topics in a podcast with SMART Recovery's Dr. Tom Horvath.</p> Thu, 28 May 2015 15:30:00 -0400 John Lavitt