The Tragic Story of How an Addiction Podcast Grew into a Recovery Community

After the overdose death of a ‘Dopey Podcast’ host, a founder shares the show’s unlikely path to popularity.
Emily J. Sullivan
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

Getting Sober Means Realizing That You Are Enough

Heroine is an escape, a relief, a safe space. Giving it up means facing all the fear, rage, and terror you’ve been running from.
Hannah Brooks
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin

Who Am I Without Drugs? Imagining Life After Rehab

“My identity had become so entwined with heroin that I had normalized it. It was only occasionally, in a moment of clarity, that I realized just how abnormal being a heroin addict was.”
Hannah Brooks
Sobriety Check

People with Addiction Are Running Out of Places to Finish Their Recovery

The lack of post-detox beds is a growing problem—one that increases the likelihood of relapse, overdose, and death.
Jason Silverstein
The VICE Guide to Right Now

​Scientists May Have Discovered a Buzzkill Button for Brains on Cocaine

Researchers from McGill University have found a way that one day could help addicts from relapsing.
Jake Kivanc

Graves at Sea Return to Doom Us All with 'The Curse That Is'

Stream the Bay Area doom legends' insanely heavy, first-ever full-length right here.
Kim Kelly

This Is How One Pot Smoker Learned That Weed Plays a Mysterious Role in Psychosis

Researchers have long suggested that cannabis users who are predisposed to mental disorders are more likely to develop psychosis symptoms. Devan Fuentes found this out the hard way.
Sydney Lupkin

This Is How One Pot Smoker Learned That Weed Plays a Mysterious Role in Psychosis

Sydney Lupkin

Recovering Addicts Talk About the Struggle to Avoid Relapsing During the Holidays

We spoke to three people in various stages and methods of recovery to talk about how they relapsed during Thanksgiving and Christmas, and how they plan to make it through this year.
Sophie Saint Thomas

Look at Danger and Laugh Your Head Off: Nothing on the New LP and the Unluckiest Six Months Ever

A glimpse at the world of Domenic "Nicky" Palermo: from knife-wielding family members to crashing airplanes, jail time, death, the Intensive Care Unit, suicide, addiction, religious zealotry, and more.
Fred Pessaro

Christian Mistress's Christine Davis is Searching for Ultimate Freedom

The powerhouse heavy metal singer gets real about Satan, goat stew, and acoustic black metal.
Kim Kelly
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

Buckle Up and Hit the Open Road With Christian Mistress's Hesher-Friendly New Music Video

Freewheel burning.
Noisey Staff