Donald Trump doesn’t drink — and his sobriety should impact Kavanaugh’s nomination

For once, our sober president could be on the right side of history.

If you didn’t Instagram your vacation, were you really there? One writer finds out

To experience the Caribbean as it was intended, one writer pledged to stay off email, Instagram, Facebook, Whatsapp and Twitter for the entirety of her trip.
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Life after addiction: One year after an opioid overdose video went viral

'Mic' and 'Time' magazine followed two recovering opioid addicts amid America's worsening drug epidemic.
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Opioid prescriptions are down, but addiction experts say there’s still progress to be made

The number of opioid prescriptions written in 2015 was still triple what it was in 1999 — meaning that doctors and health care providers will need to crack down even harder.

Eric Benét claps back at Jay-Z over that "Kill Jay Z" line

The R&B singer was not game to let Jay Z drag up his past without getting a word in.

Stark report on opioid epidemic shows what's at stake in Trump's budget cuts

Trump's budget calls for a 95% cut to drug control agencies at the same time opioid ER visits have risen over 99%.

Carrie Fisher Autopsy Toxicology Results: Actress had cocaine, heroin and ecstasy in system

Her toxicology screening tested positive for several different drugs.
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Scientists are one step closer to a vaccine that could combat heroin addiction

A vaccine to treat heroin addiction is one step closer to becoming a reality.
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NYC doctor arrested for allegedly writing 14,000 unnecessary oxycodone prescriptions

The doctor, 81-year-old Martin Tesher, faces up to 20 years in prison for a charge of distributing a controlled substance.
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Sessions thinks harsher sentencing will stop the opioid epidemic. He's wrong.

Sessions is bringing back the war on drugs.
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All the ways marijuana will destroy your life — and why it should never, ever be legalized

Marijuana is a terrible drug enjoyed only by losers. Sad!

'Archer' season 8 takes viewers to a 1940s Los Angeles 'Dreamland' on FXX

Season 8 of 'Archer' is going noir in 1940s Los Angeles.

How to cure a Netflix addiction: An expert reveals the remedy for excessive binge watching

Is binge watching taking over your life? You're not alone.

Trump launches opioid committee after GOP tried to slash substance abuse treatment funding

The GOP health care plan would have kicked off many who receive opioid treatment through Obamacare.

The US opioid crisis is real and deadly. Trumpcare could make it even worse.

An estimated 2.1 million Americans are struggling with opioid addiction while the threat of cuts to health care looms.
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Sean Spicer linked legal marijuana to the opioid crisis. He couldn't have been more wrong.

The White House press secretary is peddling dangerous disinformation about these very different drugs.

'16 and Pregnant', 'Teen Mom' stars react to Valerie Fairman's death

'16 and Pregnant' star Valerie Fairman is found dead at the age of 23.
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What your smartphone addiction is doing to your brain

Excessive smartphone use could have a neurological impact.

Sex and porn addiction may not be a legitimate illness, scientists say

People like Anthony Weiner might need to find another excuse for their misdeeds.
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How one recovering addict is trying to stop Moschino from glamorizing drug use

The pill-themed clothes first appeared on the runway at Paris Fashion Week.

John Legend expertly sums up the U.S.'s problem with mental health and mass incarceration

"I’ve seen personally what drugs and depression can do to your family because I had that issue with my mother."

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Anthony Weiner's problem isn't porn or sex addiction — it's Anthony Weiner

He's not an addict — he's a victim of male entitlement.

Want to finally quit hookup apps? Here's how to get out of the validation vortex

Yes, you can get addicted to Tinder — but there are a few easy ways to stop.
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2,000 people have died in a state-sponsored drug war in the Philippines since July

Extrajudicial killings have shot up since Duterte assumed the presidency.
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Amy Winehouse Foundation to Open a Recovery House for Women Overcoming Addiction

Amy's Place "will make such a profound difference to so many young women."
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Republicans Think Online Porn Is a "Public Health Crisis." Here's Why They're Wrong.

Is online smut really as dangerous as everyone thinks it is?

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The Reason for Prince's Sudden Death Has Been Revealed

Law enforcement has reportedly confirmed Prince's cause of death.
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