Many Celebrities have battled co-occurring addiction and mental health disorders. Drugs and alcohol can aggravate symptoms.
After struggling with an Opioid addiction, these celebrities managed to find sobriety and a continued career in entertainment. Recovery made it possible.
Former adult film star and author, Jenna Jameson, talks about over-prescribing of Opiates by doctor after pregnancy, alcoholism, and rehab at Betty Ford.
Substance abuse and treatment can be signifigantly impacted by the area, urban or rural, where a person lives and the characteristics of these regions.
Plastic surgery addiction is a behaviorial addiction that is often caused by body dysmorphic disorder and the desire for physical perfection.
Back in May of 2018, the FDA approved Lucemyra, a new medication to treat the symptoms of opioid withdrawal. It is available as of August of 2018.
Lean is still a dangerous drug, though it has been glorified in pop lyrics. Codeine addiction can be just as life-threatening as many opioids if untreated.
Despite the ongoing opioid epidemic, the FDA has approved Dsuvia, a synthetic opioid that is 10 times more potent than fentanyl.