substance abuse

Culture

Lindsay Lohan's Reality Show Is Bad, But Not Fun Bad

I'm sorry.
Kara Weisenstein
1.10.19
Drugs

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."
David Hillier
12.27.18
Culture

Ariana Grande, Mac Miller, and Why We Blame Women for Male Substance Abuse

Blaming a woman for her partner's self-harm isn't just cruel, it's symptomatic of our culture's biggest problems.
Kara Weisenstein
9.19.18
Essays

'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.
Sarah MacDonald
9.11.18
Noisey News

Report: Demi Lovato Hospitalized After Alleged Heroin Overdose

The pop star had been struggling with substance abuse after releasing a song, "Sober" this June.
Kristin Corry
7.24.18
Noisey News

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.
Andrea Domanick
6.28.18
VICELAND

Bam Margera Gets Back on His Board in the Premiere of 'EPICLY LATER'D'

Don't miss the first episode of the new series, debuting Wednesday on VICELAND.
VICE Staff
9.7.17
nangs

Meet the People Doing Far More Nangs Than You

Three nang addicts tell us about their cooked brains and failing memories.
Sam Nichols
9.5.17
Features

Your Facebook Activity Reveals a Lot About Your Drug Use

A recent study reveals how social media can detect—and help prevent—substance abuse.
Philipp Kutter
6.13.17
Books

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.
Katherine Gillespie
6.7.17
LGBTQ

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.
Alexander Cheves
12.28.16
Features

Krewella Open Up About Their Breakup With Kris “Rainman” Trindl: “The Truth Is Very Ugly"

Krewella were once poster children for the burgeoning EDM movement—then alcohol abuse and lawsuits drove the group apart. What happened?
Michelle Lhooq
7.13.16
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