Posts tagged "drug abuse"

Following Arrest, Tennessee To Send Drug Addicted New Mom To Rehab

Prosecutors in Tennessee made a deal with the first woman to be arrested under a new law that jails mothers whose offspring test positive for drugs. Mallory Loyola, 26,…

Jessica Wakeman | August 7, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Heroin Killed Socialite Peaches Geldof

Socialite Peaches Geldof died of a heroin overdose, a coroner has confirmed. The 25-year-old mother of two was found dead in her UK home with one of her young…

Jessica Wakeman | July 23, 2014 - 9:30 am

Woman Has Baby, Gets Arrested By Tennessee Police For Using Meth While Pregnant

Tennessee has arrested its first new mother under a new law that charges women for assault for using narcotics while pregnant. A 26-year-old mom was arrested after she tested…

Jessica Wakeman | July 11, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Angelina Jolie Allegedly Planning To Sue Daily Mail Over Rumored Drug Video

Angelina Jolie is reportedly planning to sue the UK’s Daily Mail for publishing a video of her talking on the phone to her father, Jon Voight, which was supplied…

Jessica Wakeman | July 11, 2014 - 10:30 am

Selena Gomez’s Grandpa Blabs About Justin Bieber’s Drug Use

Selena Gomez might want to call Grandpa and tell him not to talk to reporters anymore. Ricardo Gomez spoke to OK! Magazine and said the family is “upset with…

Jessica Wakeman | May 30, 2014 - 6:15 pm

Report: Peaches Geldof Died From A Heroin Overdose

Peaches Geldof died at 25 of a heroin overdose, the Times Of London reported today. The socialite daughter of musician Bob Geldof died on April 7 at her home in…

Jessica Wakeman | May 1, 2014 - 10:30 am

Powdered Alcohol & 6 Other Stupid Ways To Get Drunk Or High

Stupid people getting drunk is about to get stupider: powdered alcohol is on the way. A company called Palcohol was inspired to create powdered booze that can then be added…

Jessica Wakeman | April 21, 2014 - 5:00 pm

Tennessee May Soon Criminalize Drug-Addicted Pregnant Moms

Tennessee’s state legislature has approved a bill that would make it possible to charge pregnant women for assault if they use narcotics during their pregnancy. Critics of the bill…

Jessica Wakeman | April 16, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Selena Gomez Left Rehab For Sundance

Selana Gomez bailed on rehab after only two weeks because she wanted to go to the Sundance Film Festival. [TMZ]
Sheryl Crow revealed she has a benign brain…

Jessica Wakeman | February 6, 2014 - 10:30 am

Report: Selena Gomez Checked Into Rehab [UPDATE]

Selena Gomez checked into rehab last month for “exhaustion,” her reps confirmed to RadarOnline this morning. Sel checked into the Meadows in Arizona and stayed for two weeks. She…

Jessica Wakeman | February 5, 2014 - 10:30 am

Philip Seymour Hoffman Allegedly Possessed 70 Bags Of Heroin When He Died

Philip Seymour Hoffman reportedly had 70 small bags of heroin and pills laying around his New York City apartment when he was found dead yesterday of a drug overdose.

Jessica Wakeman | February 3, 2014 - 6:30 pm

More Details Emerge About Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death

Celebrities react to Philip Seymour Hoffman’s sudden death from a drug overdose this weekend. [Huffington Post]
Meanwhile, police are concerned that the batch of heroin which killed Hoffman…

Jessica Wakeman | February 3, 2014 - 10:20 am

Chiara De Blasio, Daughter Of NYC’s New Mayor, Describes Her Depression And Battle With Substance Abuse

I would like to applaud Chiara de Blasio, the 19-year-old daughter of New York City’s new mayor Bill de Blasio, for her bravery in speaking frankly and honestly about her…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 24, 2013 - 3:00 pm

“Grief Goes With You Every Day”: Lea Michele Remembers Cory Monteith On Ellen

Lea Michele has been slowly opening in the media about how she is coping after Cory Monteith’s sudden death in July from a drug overdose. The “Glee” costars had also…

Jessica Wakeman | December 12, 2013 - 11:30 am

Eeek: Zac Efron Did Two Stints In Rehab

Zac Efron reportedly had not one but two stints in rehab for cocaine addiction this year. [TMZ]
Blake Lively’s older sister Robyn Lively revealed that she recreated her…

Jessica Wakeman | September 19, 2013 - 11:00 am

Zac Efron Might’ve Been A Cokehead

Maybe it wasn’t alcohol that landed Zac Efron in rehab: the “High School Musical” star allegedly checked into rehab for a “big coke problem” and abusing Molly (pure MDMA),…

Jessica Wakeman | September 18, 2013 - 10:40 am

RIP Khloe & Lamar (Except Hopefully Not)

Let’s face it: Khloe Kardashian and Lamar Odom are the best thing to ever happen to the dysfunctional treasure trove that is Kardashian family. They just may be the best…

Claire Hannum | September 7, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Lamar Odom Ditched Rehab After Only One Day

Lamar Odom ditched rehab at Pickford Lofts in Los Angeles “against medical advice” after only one day of treatment. He reportedly checked into treatment for cocaine addiction following an…

Jessica Wakeman | September 6, 2013 - 11:00 am

Lamar Odom Checks Into Rehab

Lamar Odom has allegedly checked into rehab for drug abuse after being given an ultimatum by wife Khloe Kardashian. TMZ also claims that even though Khloe has been the…

Jessica Wakeman | September 5, 2013 - 10:40 am

Lamar Odom’s Alleged Drug Dealer Speaks

A blabby drug dealer might be the one thing the Kardashians can’t squash: an alleged dealer for Lamar Odom claimed Khloe’s estranged hubby bought over $50K in cocaine over…

Jessica Wakeman | September 3, 2013 - 8:00 pm