drug addiction

Frisky Q & A: Melissa Febos, Ex-Dominatrix And Author Of “Whip Smart: A Memoir”

A dominatrix: all of us know what one is. But let’s be honest: few of us actually know a woman who earns her living as one (that we’re aware of,…

Jessica Wakeman | April 21, 2010 - 1:00 pm

On “Intervention,” A Young Woman Snorts Drugs With A Tampon Tube

I used to watch A&E’s addiction series, “Intervention,” religiously. After a while, though, I couldn’t take it anymore. I appreciate the struggles of addiction, but the stories are so often…

Susannah Breslin | April 14, 2010 - 12:30 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

Jodie Sweetin Talks Drug Use And Recovery On “Today”

unSweetined, Jodie Sweetin’s book about her drug addiction and recovery, officially hits bookstores tomorrow, and the former “Full House” star spoke to Matt Lauer on “Today” this morning. As…

Catherine Strawn | November 2, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Quickies!: Bar Rafaeli Is The New Face Of Rampage

Bar Rafaeli will take over Gisele Bundchen’s spot as the new face of Rampage. [Just Jared] – The Israeli beauty may no longer have a sexy boyfriend, but she’s got…

Carrie Wasterlain | July 22, 2009 - 9:00 pm

Drug Addicted Women Paid $300 To Go On Birth Control

A controversial group called Project Prevention in Knoxville, Tennessee is paying drug addicts and alcoholics not to get pregnant. The group is traveling across the United States this summer in…

Jessica Wakeman | July 2, 2009 - 7:30 pm
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