Addiction

DR PHIL Heather says she’s the real life Nurse Jackie, addicted to opiates yet works at a drug treatment center

Today’s episode of Dr. Phil “Nurse Heather: Saving Lives and Slowly Killing Her Own?” deals with the story of couple John and Heather. Both are suffering from substance abuse issues but Heather’s problems have turned her into a real life version of Nurse Jackie.

Manager Scooter Braun reveals he worried Justin Bieber would die from drug abuse

Like many young people who find fame and fortune early, Justin Bieber struggled with dangerous drug abuse. Thankfully, he did have people looking after him, still there is often little people close to the situation can truly do unless the person struggling wants help for themselves. Scooter Braun opened up to Van Lathan’s The Red Pill Podcast about the a time in Justin’s life where he feared he would die in his sleep from an overdose every night because of his severe drug use.

Backup dancer denies that she was involved in Demi Lovato’s near-fatal overdose

Because Demi Lovato suffered a near-deadly overdose on a opiate cocktail after a birthday party with her backup dancer Dani Vitale, many have jumped on a bandwagon to speculate that Dani is partly to blame for Demi’s drug use that evening and early morning. Dani spoke out Friday in a lengthy note defending herself and denying her involvement in her boss and friend Demi Lovato’s overdose.

Jenna Jameson talks realities of body image and drugs: ‘I was worried I couldn’t lose the weight sober’

When Jenna Jameson gave birth to daughter Batel Lu April 2017, the former adult actress found herself at her highest weight and without her standby weightless tool: drugs. She was afraid she would be unable to loss weight with her new sober life, but was determined to do it in a healthy way for herself and her family. In a new Instagram post 44-year-old mom of three shares some of the anxieties and realities of her body image journey over the past year.