Subscribe to The Fix via RSS Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Could Alcohol Use Screenings Become More Common For Adults? <img src="" alt="" /><p>One task force suggests that if an adult reports drinking more than recommended amounts, doctors should take steps to help them cut back.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:30:00 -0500 Beth Leipholtz Parents Grapple With Cutting Off Children With Addiction <img src="" alt="" /><p>“It’s easy to pay for court costs and to bail them out of every situation. It takes a very long time to gain the strength, courage, and faith to say no," said one parent.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:30:00 -0500 Kelly Burch Lil Xan On Mac Miller's Death, His Own Sobriety: "I'm Not Completely Clean Yet" <img src="" alt="" /><p>"You relapse. You don't want to. You get clean again. And you relapse. It's a process. You need treatment, and sometimes, that doesn't even help."</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 15:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita Why Some Pharmacies Still Fail To Carry Naloxone <img src="" alt="" /><p>Though many states have passed laws to expand naloxone access, some pharmacies have been too slow to get on board.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:00:00 -0500 Victoria Kim Medical Marijuana Advocate’s Death Sentence Sparks Outcry <img src="" alt="" /><p>Medical marijuana advocate Muhammad Lukman is just one among about 900 other people on death row for drug offenses in Malaysia.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:30:00 -0500 Victoria Kim Gary Busey Reflects On Cocaine Addiction, Becoming Sober <img src="" alt="" /><p>Busey says he stopped using cocaine on May 3, 1995, and has been sober ever since.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 08:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita Morning Roundup: Nov. 15, 2018 <img src="" alt="" /><p>Spiritual first responders hit the streets, Facebook and Instagram use AI to spot drug dealers, Indiana suing major opioid manufacturer.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 07:00:00 -0500 The Fix staff Support for President Trump is Not Sober <img src="" alt="" /><p>We would not accept from our sponsees things that President Trump does, without remorse, on a daily basis.</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:56:35 -0500 John Teufel Why People With Internet Addiction React Worse When Wifi Fails <img src="" alt="" /><p>Researchers explored the reaction to digital technology failure in people with internet addiction for a recent study.</p> Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:30:00 -0500 Paul Gaita Homeless Shelter Will Start Requiring Sobriety <img src="" alt="" /><p>Under the new policy, anyone who appears intoxicated or has alcohol on their breath will not be allowed in.</p> Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:30:00 -0500 Kelly Burch