The Fix | News http://www.thefix.com/news Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Wisconsin Woman Will Challenge State's 'Cocaine Mom' Law http://www.thefix.com/content/wisconsin-woman-will-challenge-states-cocaine-mom-law <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/pregnant%20woman%20whiskey.jpg?itok=ejm7SC3o" alt="" /><p>Sara Ainsworth has filed suit in hopes of overturning a 16-year-old law she feels is unconstitutional.</p> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:30:00 -0500 Victoria Kim http://www.thefix.com/content/wisconsin-woman-will-challenge-states-cocaine-mom-law Kardashians Keep Dave Grohl From Smoking Pot http://www.thefix.com/content/kardashians-keep-former-dave-grohl-smoking-pot <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/dave%20grohl.jpg?itok=9kojkg2Z" alt="" /><p>The lure of watching <em>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</em> while high was enough to make Grohl stop for good.</p> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:30:00 -0500 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/kardashians-keep-former-dave-grohl-smoking-pot FBI and IRS Raid Florida Treatment Center http://www.thefix.com/content/fbi-and-irs-raid-florida-treatment-center <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/fbi%20agent%20badge.jpg?itok=bQHPT6bS" alt="" /><p>Both the Real Life Recovery Center and Halfway There Sober House are suspected of doling out kickbacks for patient referrals.</p> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 13:00:00 -0500 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/fbi-and-irs-raid-florida-treatment-center Shopping Addict Selling Bulk of Purchases for Recovery http://www.thefix.com/content/shopping-addict-selling-bulk-purchases-recovery <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/buzz%20bissinger.jpg?itok=k_51m-cd" alt="" /><p>Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Buzz Bissinger admitted to a variety of "compulsive and dangerous" behaviors.</p> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/shopping-addict-selling-bulk-purchases-recovery Despite Health Care Reform, Oregon Still Battling Addiction Treatment Issues http://www.thefix.com/content/despite-health-care-reform-oregon-still-battling-addiction-treatment-issues <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/doctor%20patient%20treatment.jpg?itok=5PusKwB1" alt="" /><p>Oregon officials said that the state is well behind in its goal to treat addicts.</p> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 08:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman http://www.thefix.com/content/despite-health-care-reform-oregon-still-battling-addiction-treatment-issues Morning Roundup: Dec. 22, 2014 http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-dec-22-2014 <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/seth%20rogen%20jame%20franco.jpg?itok=UoCSDjMb" alt="" /><p>Seth Rogen and James Franco <strong>talk weed</strong> with Howard Stern, <strong>Michael Phelps</strong> avoids jail, and <strong>drunk elf</strong> arrested for DUI.</p> Mon, 22 Dec 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Shawn Dwyer http://www.thefix.com/content/morning-roundup-dec-22-2014 Former Morbidly Obese Patients Still Seek Treatment After Weight Loss Surgery http://www.thefix.com/content/former-morbidly-obese-patients-still-seek-treatment-after-weight-loss-surgery <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/young%20obese%20man.jpg?itok=ht2EktBt" alt="" /><p>Even years after receiving gastric bypass surgery, some are still seeking help for eating disorders.</p> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 19:30:00 -0500 John Lavitt http://www.thefix.com/content/former-morbidly-obese-patients-still-seek-treatment-after-weight-loss-surgery Indiana Synthetic Drug Sting Nabs Two Ex-Sheriff’s Deputies http://www.thefix.com/content/indiana-synthetic-drug-sting-nabs-two-ex-sheriff%E2%80%99s-deputies <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/synthetic%20drug%20dealing%20sheriffs.jpg?itok=IanupGUR" alt="" /><p>Jason and Teresa Woods were part of what has been described as the largest synthetic drug operation in the region.</p> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita http://www.thefix.com/content/indiana-synthetic-drug-sting-nabs-two-ex-sheriff%E2%80%99s-deputies Supreme Court Rejects Stricter Regulations on Abortion Drugs http://www.thefix.com/content/supreme-court-rejects-stricter-regulations-abortion-drugs <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/ultrasound.jpg?itok=rcOj6Nua" alt="" /><p>The Supremes left in place a lower court ruling that blocks Arizona's restrictive laws on the abortion drug mifepristone.</p> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 15:30:00 -0500 Brent McCluskey http://www.thefix.com/content/supreme-court-rejects-stricter-regulations-abortion-drugs Nebraska and Oklahoma Suing Colorado Over Legal Marijuana http://www.thefix.com/content/nebraska-and-oklahoma-suing-colorado-over-legal-marijuana <img src="http://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/gavel%20buds%20pot%20concept.jpg?itok=up2OPUKX" alt="" /><p>Colorado's neighbors says the state doesn't have the right to buck federal law.</p> Fri, 19 Dec 2014 13:00:00 -0500 Victoria Kim http://www.thefix.com/content/nebraska-and-oklahoma-suing-colorado-over-legal-marijuana