Subscribe to The Fix via RSS Addiction and recovery, straight up. en The Blessings of Going Back <img src="" alt="" /><p>“Pulling a geographic? Come to Jackson Hole! Great public transportation, decent jobs, and a beautiful environment to be miserable in.”</p> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 00:52:58 -0400 Kiki Baxter Canada Legalizes Marijuana In Historic Vote <img src="" alt="" /><p>Residents are expected to be able to purchase marijuana from licensed producers as early as mid-September 2018.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 19:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Mental Health A Bigger Issue For Teens Than Drug Use, Survey Says <img src="" alt="" /><p>According to a new survey, the number of teens experiencing more hopelessness, sadness and suicidal ideation is on the rise.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 17:30:00 -0400 Maggie Ethridge McDonald’s Receipt Foils Detective's Drug Money Scheme <img src="" alt="" /><p>The disgraced detective stole $40,000 in drug money that was waiting to be intercepted by a drug task force.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 15:30:00 -0400 Victoria Kim Can IV Tylenol Help Curb The Opioid Crisis? <img src="" alt="" /><p>Health experts are debating the efficacy of IV acetaminophen as a non-opioid pain management tool.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 13:00:00 -0400 Beth Leipholtz Surgeon General Wary Of Marijuana As An Opioid Alternative <img src="" alt="" /><p>Adams said that marijuana's "potential negative consequences, including promoting cancer," played a factor in his stance</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 10:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita Lily Allen Discusses Addiction, Self-Medicating <img src="" alt="" /><p>"I’ve used drugs and alcohol as medicine, almost, when things have been really bad. If I’m in a bad place, psychologically, I shouldn’t be anywhere near drugs and alcohol."</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:57:00 -0400 David Konow Morning Roundup: June 21, 2018 <img src="" alt="" /><p><strong>Canada</strong> legalizes marijuana, <strong>Janet Jackson</strong> opens up about 'intense' struggle with depression, <strong>eels "getting high"</strong> on cocaine in polluted rivers.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 07:00:00 -0400 The Fix staff "I: The Series" Exposes the Underside of Trauma and Healing <img src="" alt="" /><p>We Q&amp;A with filmmaker Mary Beth Eversole on trauma, the inspirations for her new series, and the challenges of making an indie film.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 04:06:24 -0400 Seth Sandronsky Kratom Supporters Converge on Washington to Fight Potential Ban <img src="" alt="" /><p>Kratom advocates met at the U.S. Capitol in early June to begin a week of lobbying in favor of the substance.</p> Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:30:00 -0400 Paul Gaita