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Alcoholic Degrassi Star Neil Hope Died Alone

By Bryan Le

The actor who played the alcoholic high school character "Wheels" died unrecognized in a boarding house four years ago. MORE  

Drunken Randy Travis Arrested Outside Church

By Bryan Le

The slurring country star blames Super Bowl fever for his intoxication. MORE  

Are Celebrities More Prone to Addiction?

By Kristen McGuiness

Are stars more likely to be addicts? Studies say fame and addiction are closely linked—and more similar than you might think. MORE  

David Arquette Celebrates His Sobriety

By Valerie Tejeda

The actor tweets thanks to his loved ones for their support after his first sober year. MORE  

Grey's Anatomy Star Eric Dane in Rehab for Prescription Pills

By Donel DeFreese

Still recovering from a bruising sex tape with Rebecca Gayheart, TV's "McSteamy" announces that he's addicted to painkillers he was taking for a sports injury. MORE  

Son of Former DC Mayor Popped for PCP

By Dirk Hanson

The notorious Barry was caught smoking crack twice while serving as D.C.'s mayor. Now his son seems to be following in his footsteps. MORE  

Daniel Baldwin Says Divorce Due to Wife's Alcoholism

By Dirk Hanson

Daniel Baldwin's wife "ripped the house to shreds" in front of the children, Baldwin says on Portland TV. MORE  

Will a Hammy Harvard Shrink Replace Dr. Drew on Celebrity Rehab?

By Kirwan Gray

Depressed by a slew of celebrity OD's, Dr. Drew is ditching Celebrity Rehab next season. VH1 insists the hit show is just on hiatus. But a high-flying Harvard doctor is waiting in the wings. MORE  

Betty Ford, Addiction Pioneer and Patron Saint of Modern Recovery Movement, Dies at 93

By Dirk Hanson

The first lady took her addiction to pills and alcohol public in an era when doing so required considerable courage. MORE  

How Harry Potter Stumbled into Sobriety

By Dirk Hanson

Daniel Radcliffe’s admission that he abused alcohol for years before getting sober last August has stunned the media. But after spending years on New York's party circuit, the former teen phenomenon is determined to re-invent himself an adult actor of substance. MORE  

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