The Fix Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Will The New CDC Opioid Guideline Help Promote Addiction Treatment? <img src="" alt="" /><p>An early draft of the guideline has the CDC recommending providers take an evidence-based treatment approach when dealing with patients with opioid use disorder.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 13:00:00 -0500 John Lavitt FBI Produces New Film: 'Chasing The Dragon, The Life of an Opiate Addict' <img src="" alt="" /><p>The FBI-produced film aims to be a wakeup call that exposes the perils of opiate addiction.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 10:30:00 -0500 Zachary Siegel Former NBA Player Jay Williams Calls For Medical Cannabis Acceptance in Sports World <img src="" alt="" /><p>In a personal essay, Williams also addresses his pain medication struggle.</p> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 08:30:00 -0500 Victoria Kim AA, Without the 12 Steps <img src="" alt="" /><p>I took a few basic AA principles that helped me stop drinking and left step 3 through 11 behind. I found my own path to healing and so can you.</p> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 07:15:41 -0500 Hank Murphy Reddit, The Unlikely Medicine for Recovery <img src="" alt="" /><p>The online recovery communities are a 24/7 source of support for both active and recovering alcoholics and drug users.</p> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 07:15:17 -0500 Zachary Siegel Morning Roundup: Feb. 10, 2016 <img src="" alt="" /><p>White House not happy with Super Bowl <strong>opioid side-effect ad</strong>, Walgreens to <strong>install drug disposal kiosks</strong> at over 500 stores, and video shows cop <strong>reviving heroin overdose victim</strong>.</p> Wed, 10 Feb 2016 07:00:00 -0500 Victoria Kim DMX Revived With Narcan, CPR In Hotel Parking Lot <img src="" alt="" /><p>The rapper says bronchitis and asthma are the reasons behind his latest health scare.</p> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman Makeup Artist Talks Heroin Crisis With Her Famous Political Clients <img src="" alt="" /><p>Kriss Blevens uses her makeup chair to spread the word about the heroin crisis to major politicians in a position to effect change.</p> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:30:00 -0500 Keri Blakinger Flavor Flav Pleads No Contest In DUI Case, Dodges Jail Time <img src="" alt="" /><p>This marks the rapper's second plea within the last two weeks involving similar charges in Nevada.</p> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 15:30:00 -0500 McCarton Ackerman Dr. Nora Volkow And Dr. George Koob Address Alcohol & Substance Abuse Within The 'Lost Generation' <img src="" alt="" /><p>Substance use and emotional distress may be key factors in the rising mortality rate among white middle-aged Americans.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 09 Feb 2016 13:00:00 -0500 John Lavitt