Actors Who Tragically Passed Away From Overdoses

Whether it’s the allure of the industry’s vibrant nightlife or a momentary escape from the rigors of fame, many actors turn to drugs and alcohol as coping mechanisms. Aside from her fame as Princess Leia in “Star Wars”, Carrie Fisher was also well-known for her public statements about her health and addictions. In 2008 she […]

Can Alcoholism Be Cured? Alcohol Addiction Treatment

You see, if drinking was really just “all bad,” very few of us would ever get hooked. The tricky thing about alcohol is that it often starts with benefits—perceived benefits, at least. “I don’t know why I keep drinking.” I threw myself onto my therapist’s bright yellow couch on a hot summer day. Who can […]