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David Letterman is getting backlash for his interview with Lindsay Lohan that pushed the ‘stigma of addiction and rehab’

David Letterman was criticised for a 2013 interview with Lindsay Lohan on social media. Letterman prodded Lohan with “insensitive” questions about her “addiction problems” and rehab. Fans are praising Lohan for her response to the line of questioning. Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. David Letterman has come under fire […]
David Letterman is getting backlash for his interview with Lindsay Lohan that pushed the ‘stigma of addiction and rehab’
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WNBA superstar Breanna Stewart revealed that she spent more than $30,000 of her own money to rehab her devastating Achilles tear, and now she looks better than ever before

Seattle Storm superstar Breanna Stewart spent more than $US30,000 of her money to rehab her devastating Achilles tendon tear. The 2018 WNBA MVP and champion missed the entire 2019 season after injuring herself while playing for Dynamo Kursk during the offseason. While her Russian club paid for the surgery itself, […]
WNBA superstar Breanna Stewart revealed that she spent more than $30,000 of her own money to rehab her devastating Achilles tear, and now she looks better than ever before
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‘Unconscionable’: Why an online directory of rehab facilities doubled as a recipe book for drugs like GHB, crack, and meth

Online rehab directory and information center Addiction Resource published several web pages containing step-by-step guides on how to make drugs, including GHB, crack, and meth. Four experts in addiction treatment and digital marketing said these pages were likely created to increase traffic to the website, which prominently features the number […]
‘Unconscionable’: Why an online directory of rehab facilities doubled as a recipe book for drugs like GHB, crack, and meth
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‘You’ll get there eventually, and it’s well worth it’: Couple’s inspiring transformation photos show recovery from drug addiction

Brent and Ashley Walker each began struggling with substance use at around nine years old. However, now at ages 30 and 31 respectively, the Tennessee couple has dramatically turned their lives around. The couple shared a photo of their transformation on Facebook, with the hashtag #CleanChallenge. The post garnered over […]
‘You’ll get there eventually, and it’s well worth it’: Couple’s inspiring transformation photos show recovery from drug addiction
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This 14-question test will tell you if you’re an enabler

Many addicts have an enabler. This is a person who excuses their behaviour and impedes their recovery. An enabler thinks they’re being kind by helping an addict through their tough times. But in reality, they’re just making things worse. Addiction isn’t just damaging to the addict – the people around […]
This 14-question test will tell you if you’re an enabler