Dennis Rodman in Rehab

Dennis Rodman

Former NBA star pulled over for DUI, enters rehab Dennis Rodman, the colorful and well-known NBA star, was pulled over for DUI charges this weekend and now is in rehab. As reported in US Magazine, Rodman checked into an alcohol rehabilitation center on Wednesday, January 17, days after getting a DUI. Rodman’s agent, Darren Prince, said that the… Read More

Chrissy Teigen Opens Up About Alcohol Struggles, Gets Attacked on Social Media

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Chrissy Teigen Opens Up About Alcohol Struggles, Gets Attacked on Social Media Chrissy Teigen recently opened up about her struggles with postpartum depression, anxiety and alcohol abuse in a Cosmopolitan interview. “I was, point blank, just drinking too much,” said the model and wife of musician John Legend. Teigen mentioned that she has a family history of alcohol… Read More

Alcoholism Causes More Deaths Than Opioid Overdoses

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Alcoholism Causes More Deaths Than Opioid Overdoses President Trump recently announced plans to declare the opioid epidemic a national emergency, after being urged by the White House Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis, and with good reason—illegal and legal opioids kill one American every 16 minutes. However, even more deaths are caused by the abuse… Read More

Think Alcohol Addiction Isn’t Harmful? Think Again

Alcohol Addiction

Think Alcohol Addiction Isn’t Harmful? Think Again Alcohol is widely accepted in American society. It is rampant, but many people still don’t comprehend just how bad it is. Alcohol causes more harm than many illegal drugs. Additionally, it has a variety of long-term health effects. It is extremely detrimental to people mentally and physically and destroys families and… Read More

Alcohol and Anxiety: Can Drinking Create and Increase Depression?

Alcohol and Anxiety: How Drinking Can Create & Increase Depression

Alcohol and Anxiety: A Vicious Cycle Alcohol and anxiety are a terrible combination, but a common one.  A deep-rooted emotion, anxiety can cause extremely severe symptoms that get in the way of a person’s day to day activities. Often, people will turn to alcohol to self-medicate and feel “normal”. This may start as a drink or two, but… Read More