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
12.25.18
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
9.12.18
Noisey News

Report: Demi Lovato Hospitalised After Alleged Drug Overdose

A spokesperson told NBC News Lovato was "awake and with her family who want to express thanks to everyone for the love, prayers and support".
Kristin Corry
7.25.18
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
nangs

Meet the People Doing Far More NOS Than You

Three NOS 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
6.14.17
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
restaurant industry

Why This Recovering Alcoholic Wants Restaurant Workers to Stop Meeting in Bars

Having struggled with addiction, Anthony Rudolf wanted to create a better space for restaurant industry workers to gather and exchange ideas than a crowded bar at 3 AM.
Tae Yoon
8.2.16
Stuff

The Disturbing Relationship Between Addiction and ADHD

According to research, about 25 percent of adults who are treated for alcohol and substance abuse also have ADHD.
Leah Sottile
10.22.15
Interviews

After Nearly Dying, Deryck Whibley Is Choosing Pleasure Over Pain

Sum 41's Deryck Whibley talks about being almost dying from alcohol and what his life is like sober.
Adria Young
4.8.15
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