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Lack of Pinstripe Pride: CC Sabathia's Rehab Announcement Shows Social Media at its Worst

Jesse Andreozzi | Posted 10.06.2015 | Sports
Jesse Andreozzi

When you belittle Sabathia himself, safe in the anonymity that the Internet provides, you are truly exposing yourself as a disrespectful coward, hating on someone in the midst of making the toughest decision of their life.

CC Sabathia Checks Himself Into Alcohol Rehab Center

The Huffington Post | Erick Fernandez | Posted 10.06.2015 | Sports

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Josh Duggar's Rehab: Welcome to the Dark Ages

Brad Lamm | Posted 08.31.2015 | Gay Voices
Brad Lamm

Duggar's double-life adds to the intrigue like some soap opera storyline. Yet the reality of treatment for a sex addict means stepping into the 21st Century, not rehashing voodoo Christian approaches that cause more harm than good like the spot Duggar has been admitted.

Breaking Up With the Love of My Life: Alcohol

Allison Hudson | Posted 08.26.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

Just having distance between me and alcohol made life better. My head started to clear and when I took pen to paper and started working out years of reasons I stayed with alcohol, I started realizing how toxic that relationship was. I knew that there was nothing casual about our relationship.

Josh Duggar Checks Into Rehab After Admitting To Cheating On His Wife

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 08.27.2015 | Entertainment

Josh Duggar checked into rehab after admitting to cheating on his wife following the Ashley Madison hack last week.   On Wednesday...

Changing Lives through Zero Waste

Ira Israel | Posted 08.11.2015 | Los Angeles
Ira Israel

I recently discovered an amazing therapeutic community for addicts, the chronically homeless, and parolees in downtown Los Angeles that helps them build their own farm to grow food.

The Addict's Hustle

Rochelle Jewel Shapiro | Posted 07.22.2015 | Fifty
Rochelle Jewel Shapiro

I always knew about the addict's hustle. "Just lend me a fiver and I'll give it back tomorrow." Or "I need a place to stay just for a day or so." Or "I'm going clean tomorrow if you just..." However, what I never knew until today was how addicts are hustled.

A Widower's Various & Sundry Lament & Also Amy Winehouse

Ry Black | Posted 07.21.2015 | Gay Voices
Ry Black

I knew what I was getting into when I went to see Amy the new documentary about Amy Winehouse. I had trepidations knowing what I had gone through with my own husband's battle with alcoholism. We all know her fate. I knew her ending before it happened exactly the same way I knew my husband's ending with this horrible disease.

John Stamos Checks Into Rehab For Substance Abuse After DUI Arrest

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.11.2015 | Entertainment

John Stamos has checked into rehab for substance abuse, according to People magazine.  The 51-year-old actor entered a residential treatment pro...

Finding Recovery on Social Apps

Joe Putignano | Posted 07.10.2015 | Media
Joe Putignano

In my opinion, recovery programs can work in a similar way, because when some people stop participating in them, they relapse. This is why the majority of us in recovery have to create a strong support network.

I Miss My Old Alcoholic Self

Allison Hudson | Posted 07.15.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

Grieving the loss of alcohol or the girl I was when I drank is just part of choosing to be sober. It's nothing in comparison to grieving my brother, which I think will forever be a part of life my. But no matter what it is that I am grieving, the process is the same and acceptance is the answer.

How I Got Sober

Allison Hudson | Posted 07.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

My parents drove me up to the mountains of North Carolina as if they were taking me to summer camp like they had done when I was a little girl. But I wasn't 10, I was 32 and it wasn't summer camp, it was rehab.

My Road Back From Chemobrain

Earl Shellner | Posted 07.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Earl Shellner

Cancer rehab has given me my life back. I am no longer afraid to speak with others or give a speech to a room full of people. I still use many of the things I learned from speech therapy and they help me in some way almost every single day.

Sasha Bronner

Meet The Man Who Helps Hollywood Stay Sober | Sasha Bronner | Posted 09.01.2015 | Healthy Living

Until two years ago, Jon Paul Crimi kept his career, and his client base, mostly a secret. He has a 20-year background as a fitness traine...

Talking to My 11-Year-Old Nephew About Alcoholism

Allison Hudson | Posted 06.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

Will's death expedited my entrance to rehab. I am not sure when or even if I would have ever gotten sober if he hadn't died, so I felt I owed it to him to be honest with everyone and show them I was no different than him.

Live And Live A Life

Richard L. Burns | Posted 06.09.2015 | Fifty
Richard L. Burns

You're prompted to move in your hospital bed. Simple things like moving arms and legs. Sitting up and lying down. Changing positions. Rolling over.

New Physical Therapy Partnership Revolutionizes Post-Surgical Hip and Knee Rehab

Marki Flannery | Posted 06.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Marki Flannery

When Katherine*, a 70-year-old semi-retired lawyer, was recently discharged from the hospital following hip replacement surgery, the hardest part of h...

Rob Lowe Marks 25 Years Of Sobriety With An Inspiring Message For Others

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 05.12.2015 | Fifty

Rob Lowe has come a long way since his days as a notorious playboy in the '80s. In fact, the 51-year-old actor just celebrated 25 years of being sober...

Grieving My Brother's Death in Sobriety

Allison Hudson | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

I don't take for granted that the people I love are going to be here forever. My brother's absence is a constant reminder of that. My life has changed and it will never be the same, but sobriety gives me the opportunity to live my life in such a manner that my regrets are fewer and my love is bigger.

To All Who Have Lost Someone to Overdose

Buster Ross | Posted 06.24.2015 | Impact
Buster Ross

Tyler James Carr was my best friend. We met as freshman at Evergreen State College in Olympia, WA. I was the last person to speak to him, other than the person who came to next to his lifeless body, on April 26th, 2007.

12-Stepping on Tinder

Allison Hudson | Posted 06.13.2015 | Healthy Living
Allison Hudson

I started to get message after message from guys wanting to know about my tagline. I have always been open and honest about my sobriety, so I was happy to answer them. The most common question I would get was: "Does it bother you to be around drinking?" And the answer is no.

Johnny Manziel Released From Rehab: Report

The Huffington Post | Lucy McCalmont | Posted 04.11.2015 | Sports

He entered the facility on Jan. 28.

6 Reasons Drugs and Alcohol Are Not the Answers

Stan Popovich | Posted 05.25.2015 | Healthy Living
Stan Popovich

Using drugs and alcohol are not the answers to your problems. They might make you feel better for a while but sooner or later you will have to face yo...

6 Tips on Getting the Most From Rehab for Your Addictions

Stan Popovich | Posted 05.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Stan Popovich

Many people who enter rehab for various mental health issues sometimes do not know how to take advantage of the advice given to them. Many of these people go to rehab multiple times and still are not sure how to handle their mental health issues.

'Mad Men' Star Jon Hamm Completes Rehab For Alcohol

AP | Posted 05.24.2015 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm recently completed treatment for alcohol addiction, his spokeswoman said. Hamm had the sup...