Subscribe to The Fix via RSS Addiction and recovery, straight up. en Morning Roundup: March 19, 2018 <img src="" alt="" /><p>Grieving parents of student who <strong>died of alcohol poisoning</strong> push for anti-hazing law, <strong>Baby Hope's birth parents</strong> graduate from rehab, <strong>Danny Trejo</strong> talks about the first time he used heroin.</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2018 07:00:00 -0400 The Fix staff Brandon Novak's Lucky 13 <img src="" alt="" /><p>It took the skateboarding super star 13 inpatient stays to find sobriety. Now, he’s working to help others find life after addiction.</p> Mon, 19 Mar 2018 02:26:50 -0400 Kelly Burch Man Accused Of Shipping Fentanyl To His Workplace <img src="" alt="" /><p>According to police, the man claimed that he used synthetic opioids to help him stop looking at child pornography.</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 19:30:00 -0400 Kelly Burch Bill Requiring ID To Get Opioid Prescriptions Introduced In Illinois <img src="" alt="" /><p>The proposed bill would place restrictions similar to ID requirements imposed on sales of Sudafed.</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita NYPD Officer Accused Of Trafficking Heroin, Stashing Drugs In Home <img src="" alt="" /><p>Authorities claim the officer and her boyfriend stored up to 250 grams of heroin in their apartment as part of a trafficking network.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:30:00 -0400 Kelly Burch Rhode Island Leads The Way With New Approach To Treatment For Inmates <img src="" alt="" /><p>Rhode Island is the first state to offer three different forms of medication-assisted treatment to inmates with opioid addiction.</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:00:00 -0400 Beth Leipholtz Missouri Paramedics Launch Overdose Treatment Referral Program <img src="" alt="" /><p>The program helps link patients in need with after-care options and helps combat the compassion fatigue felt by many first responders.</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:40:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Shia LaBeouf Discusses PTSD Diagnosis In Rehab, Public Drunkenness Arrest <img src="" alt="" /><p>"I need to take ownership of my shit and clean up my side of the street a bit before I can go out there and work again."</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 08:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Morning Roundup: March 16, 2018 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>John Skipper</strong> explains why he abruptly left ESPN, FDA unveils new tobacco regulation to <strong>reduce nicotine</strong> in cigarettes, <strong>Coca-Cola</strong> getting back into alcohol.</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 07:00:00 -0400 The Fix staff How Can I Go Back to Being Myself When There's No One There? <img src="" alt="" /><p>Identity and self-worth don’t just magically appear when you get sober, or when you finally leave the asshole in the dust, or when you quit the soul-sucking job.</p> Fri, 16 Mar 2018 03:35:22 -0400 Jessie Monreal