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Addiction

  1. stand-up
    Who Should John Mulaney Be Now?The comedian’s first post-rehab show serves as a reminder that he, like all of us, is coming out of the pandemic differently than he went in.
  2. power
    Who Gets to Write a Recovery Memoir?Hunter Biden’s Beautiful Things insists that addiction is an equalizer, which just isn’t true.
  3. dmx
    DMX Remains on Life Support Following Overdose“Please keep Earl/DMX and us in your thoughts, wishes, and prayers,” the rapper’s family said.
  4. my single is dropping
    Demi Lovato Confronts Addiction on New Song ‘Dancing With the Devil’Ahead of her album on April 2.
  5. new music
    Demi Lovato Says She Doesn’t ‘Hold Back’ on Her New AlbumThe record is out April 2, featuring collabs with Ariana Grande, Saweetie, and more.
  6. demi lovato
    You Can Watch the First Two Episodes of Demi Lovato’s YouTube Doc Right Now“I crossed a line that I had never crossed in the world of addiction.”
  7. recovery
    John Mulaney Has Checked Out of RehabThe comedian is reportedly “doing well” and will continue his sobriety work at an outpatient facility.
  8. trailer mix
    Demi Lovato Isn’t Holding Back in Dancing With the Devil TrailerShe says she “had five-to-ten more minutes” after her near-fatal 2018 heroin overdose.
  9. jackass
    Bam Margera Reportedly Dismissed From Jackass 4, Entered RehabIn a post last week, Margera said he’s seeking help.
  10. docuseries
    Demi Lovato Will Address Overdose in New YouTube Doc Dancing With the DevilThe four-part series premieres March 23.
  11. addiction
    John Mulaney Has Checked Into RehabThe comedian recently checked into a treatment facility in Pennsylvania.
  12. first person
    How Do I Stay Sober Now?It was two weeks into social distancing that I started craving alcohol again.
  13. close reads
    BoJack Horseman Understood the Hardest Thing About Addiction“Recovery” is far more complex than simply not using.
  14. memoirs
    Jessica Simpson Began ‘Relying on Alcohol’ While Dating John Mayer“I was killing myself with all the drinking and pills.”
  15. me: elton john
    Elton John, Turned on by Coke, Liked to Watch Men Have Sex, New Memoir Reveals“I found it was an aphrodisiac, which is strange, because for most people it kills the erection side of things completely.”
  16. me: elton john
    Elton John Describes a Bizarre Lunch With Michael Jackson in New Memoir“He was genuinely mentally ill, a disturbing person to be around.”
  17. science of us
    A Spiteful Guide to Self-ImprovementVanity, hatred, jealousy, competitiveness — they can be very useful!
  18. remembrances
    Anthony Bourdain, Addiction, and the Hope for a Better LifeA year after his death, Bourdain’s story of recovery can still inspire.
  19. science of us
    The Book Newly Sober People Love to Give to Each OtherTalking with Annie Grace, author of This Naked Mind.
  20. sobriety
    Amanda Bynes, Now 4 Years Sober, Says She Launched Channing Tatum’s Career“This guy’s a star — every girl will love him!”
  21. the industry
    David Spade to Star in Diablo Cody’s New Comedy, Currently in Development at HBOThe actor will play a former ‘90s grunge rocker living life after recovering from heroin addiction.
  22. addiction
    Lena Dunham Says She’s Sober After Quitting KlonopinShe recently opened up on Dax Shepard’s podcast.
  23. science of us
    Is There Such Thing As an Addictive Personality?It depends how you define addiction.
  24. Rate of Babies Born to Opioid Addicted Mothers QuadruplesAnother study shows that workers in industries with high injury risk die of opioid overdoses more often than workers in other professions.
  25. recovery
    Demi Lovato Speaks Out Following Her Drug Overdose: ‘I Will Keep Fighting’“I now need time to focus on my sobriety.”
  26. right click
    Demi Lovato Drops Surprise Single Saying She’s ‘Not Sober Anymore’It appears the singer has relapsed after six years of sobriety.
  27. how i got this baby
    The Mom Who Was Pregnant and Addicted to Opioids“I was already worried, but after I got pregnant, it became imperative that I had to do something.”
  28. addiction
    Kanye West Says He Abused Opioids After His Liposuction Surgery“I was drugged the f— out.”
  29. vape life
    New York Teens Created the Biggest Vape Trend (and Now They’re Over It)The rise and fall of the Juul.
  30. met gala
    Demi Lovato Says ‘Bitch’ Celebrity Caused Her to Go to AA Meeting After Met GalaBut who was it?
  31. tv
    Dr. Phil Guests Say Show Gave Addicts Alcohol and DrugsOne man says he found a bottle of vodka in his dressing room when he was seeking help for alcoholism.
  32. addiction
    Demi Lovato’s New Documentary Reveals the Severity of Her ‘Breaking Point’For the first time, Demi explains why she punched her backup dancer.
  33. A Therapist on What Sex Addiction Really IsIt’s not the same as sexual assault, despite what Harvey Weinstein might think.
  34. science of us
    Finding ‘Post-Traumatic Growth’ After Opioid Addiction Killed My MomWith the right conditions, a traumatic experience can lead to something like the opposite of PTSD. Mine helped me become a better mother.
  35. An Alarming Number of People Don’t Know the Signs of Prescription-Drug AbuseThe authors of a new survey argue that we all need to brush up on our mental-health literacy.
  36. Covering the Opioid Epidemic As a Journalist — and Former Heroin AddictOne journalist’s story.
  37. Pete Davidson Reflects on Being Sober for the First Time in Eight YearsEarlier this week, SNL cast member Pete Davidson revealed on Instagram that he’s been “kinda missing” from the show recently because he quit […]
  38. addiction
    Chris Brown Reportedly Suffering From Serious Drug Addiction“He’s dancing with death.”
  39. There’s a Downside to Viewing Addiction As a Brain DiseaseIt’s not an accurate understanding of the current research, and in the past it has led to bad and overly harsh anti-drug policies.
  40. cut cover story
    Cat Marnell Is Still AliveAnd the “unhealthy health writer” has a new memoir.
  41. bad science
    Scientology Is Teaching British Schoolkids About Saying No to DrugsNarcanon pops up everywhere, over and over and over, despite having little evidence behind it and being built on Scientological principles.
  42. mortality
    People Are Dying Younger Because America Keeps Failing the Bad-Break TestIn the richest country in the world, it shouldn’t be the case that one bad break can trigger a downward spiral to death.
  43. The Chemistry of Addiction Explains Why Disappointment Hurts So BadlyBoth depend on the rise and fall of dopamine.
  44. Harris Wittels’s Mom Speaks Out: ‘The Stigma Associated with Addiction […]The Huffington Post published a beautiful but heartbreaking post by Harris Wittels’s mother Maureen today called “The Loss Of My Son Harris […]
  45. alcohol
    We Have Almost Achieved Irresponsible-Drinking Gender EquityIt used to be that men drank a lot more, and a lot more stupidly, than women. Not anymore.
  46. There’s No One Right Way to Think About AddictionThe idea that it’s a disease may be useful for some people and harmful for others.
  47. explainers
    Why Did the Government Want to Ban This Herbal Supplement?This pain-relieving leaf is stirring up controversy.
  48. addiction
    Abby Wambach Abused Alcohol and Prescription Drugs for YearsThe soccer star talks about addiction in her new memoir.
  49. Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts on Wrestling, Comedy, and His ‘Unspoken Word Tour’ Even if your older brother wasn’t into ‘90s pro wrestling, you’ve probably heard of Jake “The Snake” Roberts. It’s hard to miss a […]
  50. public health
    Journalists Don’t Know What ‘Studies’ AreAs the coverage of a new article about alcohol and cancer shows.
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