The Fix | Blog https://www.thefix.com/blog Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Matthew’s Story: The Decision to Give Recovery a Chance https://www.thefix.com/give-recovery-chance-ardu-recovery-center <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/ardu-one-man-story.jpg" alt="" /><p>After receiving treatment at Ardú Recovery Center in Utah, Matthew is clean and sober. This is his story.</p> Mon, 07 Oct 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/give-recovery-chance-ardu-recovery-center How Exercise and Self-Care Help You Stay Sober https://www.thefix.com/exercise-self-care-sober <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/exercise-recovery.jpg" alt="" /><p>Taking care of your body can help you keep cravings under control.</p> Mon, 30 Sep 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/exercise-self-care-sober Back to School: 5 Things You Should Know About Staying Sober in College https://www.thefix.com/staying-sober-college <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/dreamstime_s_50176186.jpg" alt="" /><p>Avoiding drugs and alcohol can help you have a healthier, more productive college career.</p> Thu, 12 Sep 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/staying-sober-college How IV Amino Acid Therapy Aids in Recovery https://www.thefix.com/amino-acid-therapy <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/ardu-recovery-2.jpg" alt="" /><p>IV amino acid therapy works to repair essential amino acids and vitamins that are depleted in the body due to the damage that alcohol addiction causes.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/amino-acid-therapy 12 Things You Should Know About Dual Diagnosis and Co-Occurring Disorders https://www.thefix.com/dual-diagnosis-co-occurring-disorders <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/group-therapy.jpg" alt="" /><p>Understanding the intersection of mental illness and addiction can help you heal.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/dual-diagnosis-co-occurring-disorders Dad Day: Death Is A Holiday https://www.thefix.com/dad-day-death-holiday <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/Lenlee%20copy.jpg" alt="" /><p>Once a year on our fake holiday, we shine light on the person he was.&nbsp;We show him how much we remember—and how little we can forget.</p> Mon, 02 Sep 2019 08:30:00 -0400 Lennlee Keep https://www.thefix.com/dad-day-death-holiday Guess Which Nontraditional Methods Are Successfully Treating Addiction? https://www.thefix.com/addiction-treatment-ketamine-nad-aftercare <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/Hoffman%20For%20The%20Fix-1.jpeg" alt="" /><p>Because of the ketamine treatment, many people feel relief from symptoms of PTSD, depression and anxiety, all of which can be triggers for relapse.</p> Wed, 21 Aug 2019 16:20:03 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/addiction-treatment-ketamine-nad-aftercare Taking Pride in Trans Recovery https://www.thefix.com/transgender-addiction-recovery <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/dreamstime_s_74214041.jpg" alt="" /><p>If someone has internalized transphobia, the closer they get to living their authentic self and being ok, sometimes the scarier it becomes, because it’s almost a reality.</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2019 09:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/transgender-addiction-recovery 10 Super Famous Celebrities Who Went to Rehab and Got Clean and Sober https://www.thefix.com/celebrities-rehab-sober <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/10-celebrities-rehab-clean-sober-5.jpg" alt="" /><p>"It will be the greatest achievement of my life if I can stay sober until I die." - Jamie Lee Curtis</p> Mon, 19 Aug 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/celebrities-rehab-sober 12 Important Questions to Ask When Choosing a Rehab for Myself or a Loved One https://www.thefix.com/choosing-rehab <img src="https://www.thefix.com/sites/default/files/styles/feature/public/chooding-a-rehab.jpg" alt="" /><p>Finding the right rehab feels like a daunting task, so&nbsp;we've compiled a list of questions you can use to help identify the best program.</p> Wed, 07 Aug 2019 08:30:00 -0400 The Fix staff https://www.thefix.com/choosing-rehab