Getting Out of Bed
Running Away From Drinking Myself to Death
On grief, morning runs, and not getting drunk to late-night news broadcasts alone anymore.
Lindsay Lohan's Reality Show Is Bad, But Not Fun Bad
What It's Like Being a Problematic Drug User at Christmas
"My family had no idea: I drink a lot of Diet Coke and they just thought I was hyper or, when I was coming down, they thought I was just having a depressive moment."
Inside the Rehab Swapping Drug Addiction for Extreme Exercise
If you believe that you'll always be an addict, is your best option to swap one dependancy for another?
'A Star Is Born' Examines Pop's Destructive Relationship with Drug Abuse
The film, starring Lady Gaga in her first feature role, is a harsh look at the realities of fame.
Scientists Dosed an Artificial Brain With Meth
Organ Chip models enable researchers to directly observe physiological processes and responses.
Report: Demi Lovato Hospitalised After Alleged Heroin Overdose (UPDATED)
The pop star revealed she relapsed from six years of sobriety in a song, "Sober," released last month.
Musicians Are Poorer and More Abused Than Regular People, Survey Says
A new report sheds stark light on income, discrimination, harassment, mental health, and other challenges facing musicians in the US.
The Culture of Alcoholics Anonymous Perpetuates Sexual Abuse
Women are encouraged to “look for their part” in what's happened to them.
Meet the People Doing Far More Nangs Than You
Three nang addicts tell us about their cooked brains and failing memories.
Let's Talk About How Women Experience Drug Addiction Differently
"Woman of Substances" is a new book exploring how women are susceptible to self-destruction in ways men aren't.
What I Learned from My First 36 Days in Crystal Meth Anonymous
On meth, all my craziest sexual fantasies came true. But realizing I have an addiction meant realizing that my life will never be the same again.