Does an addict who uses 40 bags of heroin (!) per day really have the mental wherewithal to give informed consent to be filmed? How much desperation (I need help but I can't afford it, can you help, Dr. Drew?) goes into such consent?
In reality, addiction is a very big deal. People lose their lives, livelihoods and loved ones to this disease every day. It's vitally important that we let people know that help is available and that treatment can work.
Loveline's Dr. Drew and Mike field a call from a guy with a vexing problem -- his buddies plan a visit to a strip club, but he's in a happy relationship.
Is it OK to go to a strip club if you've got a steady girlfriend?
LeAnn Rimes turned a non-controversy into some major buzz this week when she tweeted messages addressing her apparent weight loss. Problem is, no one was really talking about her bony bod to begin with.