Drugs

Frankie Jonas Addresses Sobriety and Mental Health in His Most Personal TikTok Yet

In a TikTok video, Frankie Jonas responded to a fan who wanted more information on why he calls himself a “sober drug addict.” Watch his inspiring response to a stranger.

March 22, 2021

Bobby Brown Jr.'s Cause of Death Revealed

Bobby Brown Jr., the son of singer Bobby Brown, passed away at the age of 28 on Nov. 18. Four months later, E! News has confirmed what led to the aspiring musician's death.

March 22, 2021

Why Demi Lovato Says She Had to "Die to Wake Up" After Overdose

Nearly three years after her overdose, Demi Lovato is reflecting on what she was dealing with behind the scenes in the time leading up to her hospitalization and how close she came to death.

March 19, 2021

Demi Lovato Addresses a "Common Misconception" About Her Past History of Substance Abuse

Demi Lovato opened up to Diane Guerrero about why she turned to drugs when she was struggling with her mental health on an upcoming episode of the podcast Yeah No, I'm Not Okay.

March 9, 2021

Rivkah Reyes Says Bullying After School of Rock Led to “Raging” Addiction

Rivkah Reyes, who played Katie in School of Rock, recalled experiencing bullying, addiction, an eating disorder and more "demons" after filming the Jack Black movie.

March 2, 2021

Wife of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Arrested on Drug Trafficking Charges

On Monday, Feb. 22, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's wife was arrested on drug trafficking charges. She was previously suspected of aiding in his 2015 escape from prison.

February 23, 2021

Demi Lovato Suffered 3 Strokes & Heart Attack After Overdose

The "Sorry Not Sorry" singer holds nothing back in the trailer for her new YouTube Originals docuseries, "Demi Lovato: Dancing with the Devil." Watch.

February 17, 2021

Demi Lovato Says She Suffered 3 Strokes and a Heart Attack After Overdose

In the upcoming documentary Demi Lovato: Dancing With the Devil, the singer reveals some shocking details about her 2018 near-fatal overdose. Watch the trailer here.

February 17, 2021

The Tragically Similar Fates of Whitney Houston and Her Daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown

Whitney Houston and Bobbi Kristina Brown died within barely three years of each other in eerily similar circumstances, both having made similarly tragic choices.

February 11, 2021

OWN TV Host Dr. Laura Berman Recalls Feeling "Furious and Helpless" After Teenage Son's Tragic Death

During an interview with Today, Dr. Laura Berman and her husband recalled the day they found their son unconscious in his room from an apparent overdose. Scroll on for the heartbreaking story.

February 9, 2021

OWN Host Dr. Laura Berman's Son Dead at 16 After Apparent Overdose

The best-selling author and sex therapist confirms that her 16-year-old son Samuel has passed away after overdosing in his room. See Dr. Berman's heartbreaking message.

February 9, 2021

OWN TV Host Dr. Laura Berman's Son Samuel Dead at 16 After Apparent Overdose

In an Instagram post, Dr. Laura Berman confirmed her 16-year-old son Samuel had died after he overdosed. See why the Oprah Winfrey Network star is asking social media platforms to get involved.

February 8, 2021

Macklemore Recalls How He Was "About to Die" Before Entering Rehab for Drug Addiction

In a new interview, Macklemore spoke about his past battle with substance addiction and how he almost died before undergoing treatment. He also recalled the deaths of fellow rappers like Mac Miller.

January 29, 2021

Stephanie Seymour's Son Harry Brant Dies at Age 24

Harry Brant, the son of supermodel Stephanie Seymour and magazine publisher Peter Brant, has died of an accidental overdose. Details here.

January 19, 2021

A Guide to the Wild Amount of Drama That Has Rocked Deadliest Catch

Since Deadliest Catch premiered in 2005, arrests, addiction and untimely deaths have left their mark on the long-running reality show about the dangerous business of deep-sea crab fishing.

December 28, 2020

John Mulaney Checks Into Rehab for Struggles With Addiction

SNL host John Mulaney is reportedly seeking help and has checked into rehab. The comedian has previously opened up about his past struggles with cocaine and alcohol addiction.

December 21, 2020

Dax Shepard Reflects on His 2020 Relapse and What "Saved" His Life

This year, Dax Shepard overcame a relapse with help from his wife Kristen Bell and podcast co-host Monica Padman. Read on for his moving remarks to the women about their support.

December 21, 2020

Miley Cyrus Celebrates Infamous Bong Video's 10-Year Anniversary and Answers a Burning Question

Miley Cyrus is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the infamous leaked video showing her smoking a bong, an incident that changed her image as a Disney darling forever.

December 13, 2020

The Conners' Michael Fishman Speaks Out About His Son Larry's Fatal Overdose

For the first time in four months, actor Michael Fishman is opening up about his son's tragic death in a candid interview with Tamron Hall.

October 28, 2020

Jason Wahler Says Laguna Beach "Added Fuel to the Fire" of His Substance Abuse Battle

In a new interview, Jason Wahler revealed that his substance abuse battle grew "worse" after he joined Laguna Beach.

October 23, 2020

Dax Shepard Explains Why He's Honest About His Past Drug Use

In a new podcast interview recorded before his relapse, Dax Shepard opened up about his sobriety and why he’s public with his struggles.

October 6, 2020

Dax Shepard "Grateful" for Fan Support After Relapse

The "Bless This Mess" actor opens up on his "Armchair Expert" podcast about the response he's received since admitting he relapsed on prescription drugs.

September 28, 2020

Dax Shepard Opens Up About His Relapse

After being sober for 16 years, the "Armchair Expert" podcast host gets honest about his prescription drug addiction and how he told wife Kristen Bell the truth.

September 25, 2020