Archive for 'Rehabilitation'

Lamar Odom Checks Out Of Drug Rehab Facility

Lamar Odom has recently finished completing a 35 day stint in rehab and will be heading back to his home in Los Angeles.  

Sober Celebrities: 5 Former Addicts Who Have Stayed Clean

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s death by presumed heroin overdose earlier this month put the spotlight on celebrity drug and alcohol addiction. After 23 years of sobriety, Hoffman relapsed in 2012 and died in early 2014, making people wonder whether sobriety and celebrity life is incompatible. Despite the high-profile drug and alcohol addiction that’s splashed across the […]

Bachelorette Star Shares Personal Struggle

Meredith Phillips started her reality TV stint in 2003 where she was turned down by Bob Guiney. Her ultimate goal in the 2004 season of The Bachelorette was to find her future husband. She and Ian McKee broke up in 2005. Meredith isn’t looking for love anymore. Now, her goal is to stay sober. The […]

The Man On the Moon Comes down to Earth

In 2009, Cleveland rapper Scott Mescudi, better known as “Kid Cudi”, wowed listeners with his album “Man On The Moon: The End of Day”.  With various producers and featured artists, such as Kanye West, Common, Ratatat and MGMT, Cudi created an album that bent the traditional rules of mainstream hip-hop with songs that sounded, sometimes, […]

There’s a Recovered Drug User Behind that Iron Man Mask

While most know him as “Iron Man” these days, especially with the Avengers blockbuster at theaters right now, Robert Downey Jr. isn’t only a super hero on screen, but he’s a great example of drug & alcohol recovery. If you think he’s always been a super hero, think again. He’s got a bad history with […]

Lindsay Lohan’s Addictions Affect her Acting Career

Near the beginning of March Lindsay Lohan hosted the infamous Saturday Night Live. If you caught the show you would have noticed that SNL did what is does best, it takes the elephant in the room and makes it wear a big neon sign that says “laugh at me.” Lohan’s opening monolog was based upon […]

The Fame, Fortune and Fall of Hollywood’s Favorites

As the nation and quite possibly the world mourned the passing of Whitney Houston the list of celebrities struggling with drug abuse and addition is staggering. Blame it on the lifestyle, the limitless finances, an altered reality, drug access or stardom. But whatever the case may be it’s obvious they need help and some are […]