addiction

Aug 28, 2019

Here Is How Social Media Can Lead You Into Addiction

Do you ever scroll through social media and wonder what’s wrong with your life? Experts believe that not only does...

Jun 18, 2017

Billie Lourd’s Statement About Mom Carrie Fisher’s Cause Of Death Is So Powerful

"Fight for government funding for mental health programs."

Jun 26, 2013

True Life: I’m Addicted to Candy Crush

Hi, my name’s Angela, and I’m a Candy-Crush-Aholic.

Mar 21, 2012

The Situation is Headed to Rehab and We Know Why

Break out the tissues, folks, we've got some news that has Lifetime Original Movie written all over it. The Situation is headed to rehab for "substance abuse." And because celebrity gossip just wouldn't be as fun without some mystery and sketchy details, the "substance" remains a secret.

Feb 25, 2012

How to Get Help for an Addiction

Addiction comes in as many types and sizes as the people it effects. Addiction is not something to be taken lightly either, no matter the magnitude of the situation. Whether it's drug addiction, shopping addiction or exercise addiction, any person struggling needs a strong support system.

Nov 7, 2011

Why Are People Still Tanning?!

I’ve written before about why I don’t tan, and unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past few years, you know that tanning carries with it some pretty serious risks. Still, up to 80 percent of people under 25 are convinced that they look better with a tan, and every single day, more than one million Americans visit tanning salons.

Jan 4, 2011

The Post-Grad Journey: Time to Move On

In the spirit of being a post-grad and in lieu of the New Year, I have decided to jump start 2011 in a major way. I’m moving. Again.

Sep 20, 2010

Lindsay Lohan, We Are Really Getting Concerned

This morning, Twitter told me two very interesting things: 1. DrunkenCooking is now following me and 2. Lindsay Lohan (fresh from rehab and jail) admitted to failing her most recent drug test. For me, this means I've made it big. For Lilo, this means another 30 days in the slammer.

Sep 17, 2010

Duke It Out: Social Media Blackout

Schools all over have been experimenting with social media lately - some of them getting into it and some of them encouraging their students to stay out of it. Now Harrisburg University of Science and Tech are blocking all social media from the school's network including Facebook, Twitter, Myspace and AIM for a week. They're not the first school to try a move like this, but my question is, is it right?