Posts tagged "addiction"

A Study Shows That A Breakup Feels Like Cocaine Withdrawal

Ending a relationship is never fun, but it’s definitely worse when you are the one getting your heart broken. After being scorned, many find that the road to recovery involves…

Kelli Bender | July 27, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Baby Addiction Is A Real Thing

Listen up, OctoMom: Baby addiction is apparently a real thing. While there is currently no official diagnosis, health professionals are reporting an increase in patients, mostly women, who desperately want…

Ami Angelowicz | June 8, 2010 - 11:40 am

Spend $30,000 On Makeup And You Officially Have A Problem

If you think you spend a lot of money on makeup, this woman will make you feel better about your excessive mascara and lip gloss purchases. Meet Hillary Kosofsky, who…

Bianca Posterli | May 5, 2010 - 4:00 pm

If Tanning Addiction Is Real, Then The Cast Of “Jersey Shore” Is In Trouble

According to a new study published by the Archives of Dermatology, about one-third of the 421 college students who tried indoor tanning became addicted to it. The study found that…

Ami Angelowicz | April 20, 2010 - 4:20 pm

Girl Talk: I Keep Forgetting Not To Trust An Addict

About a year ago, I was sitting at my desk at The Frisky when an email from my mother popped up. She was writing to tell me that my brother…

Jessica Wakeman | March 22, 2010 - 2:00 pm

Am I The Only One Who Cannot Wait For Sex Rehab?

No, I’m not checking into sex rehab. I am waiting with bated breath for the premiere of VH1’s “Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew.” Tracking the recovery processes of sort-of-stars addicted…

Susannah Breslin | October 21, 2009 - 11:40 am

Dear Wendy: You Booze, You Lose?

Let’s start off with the fact that I love my boyfriend “Scott.” Scott and I have made it through a break up, months of monogamous dating, and we are an…

Wendy Atterberry | September 22, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Is It Becoming More Acceptable to Talk About Drug Abuse?

For as long as I can remember, drugs have mystified me. It started with the movie “Mask” starring Eric Stoltz as a 16-year old boy with a major facial deformity…

Ami Angelowicz | August 12, 2009 - 2:49 pm

Can Pregnancy Become An Addiction?

It turns out some women are having babies for the wrong reasons. I won’t mention any names (cough, Nadya, cough), but according to Women’s Health, the social, psychological, and hormonal…

Nikki Dowling | July 14, 2009 - 5:10 pm

Women Lead England’s Rise In Cocaine Users

Cocaine use in England rose sharply in the five years leading up to 2008, according to a report released Wednesday. The average of English individuals aged 16 to 59 who…

Annika Harris | June 11, 2009 - 8:15 pm

Mom Gives Daughter Botox As Present, Daughter Becomes Addicted

Teenager Jodie King had tried several expensive anti-aging creams, but none would smooth the “wrinkles” on her forehead. So her mom, Margaret, gave her Botox injections for her 18th birthday.

Annika Harris | May 26, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Quickies!: McCain’s Body Language, J. Lo The Mother, & An Elephant With A Smack Problem

Jennifer Lopez dishes on motherhood, marriage and her glamorous life in October’s Elle. []
John McCain had displayed some very interesting body language at the RNC last night. [Daily Bedpost]…

Annika Harris | September 5, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Amy Winehouse’s New Addiction

If you’ve seen the video of Amy Winehouse smoking from a crack pipe, you might think she would get addicted to anything — drugs, teasing hair, and, now, tanning. Apparently…

Catherine Strawn | July 8, 2008 - 6:00 pm
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