drug abuse

Etterlene “Bunny” DeBarge is one of two sisters in the DeBarge family, known best for their romantic ballads of the 80’s and the massive pop…

ATLANTA (AP) – Overdose deaths in the U.S. are rising fastest among middle-aged women, and their drug of choice is usually prescription painkillers, the government reported Tuesday. “Mothers, wives, sisters and daughters are dying at rates that we have never seen before,” said Dr. Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, […]

Much of what has been accepted as conventional wisdom when it comes to the effects illegal drugs have on humans may be wrong and the…

In a startling interview with WBZ Radio in Fort Myers, Fla., famed former Red Sox pitcher Oil Can Boyd admits to being under the influence…

According to police in Lorain, OH, Brytny McCall found daughter, Trnyty, 1, with crack cocaine around her mouth in her home on Aug. 19th. McCall opened the baby’s mouth and found a bag of cocaine. McCall told police that the child must have found the drugs in the home and that they belonged to her […]

Mary J. Blige’s  admission of being the victim of childhood molestation on her “Behind The Music” has triggered discussion of the connection between molestation and addiction. She survived. Many victims never come out of the downward spiral of addiction. Amy Winehouse’s Death Makes Us Think About Helping The Addicts In Our Lives Victims of rape […]

Whitney Houston’s tour has been off to a rough start. BOSSIP has learned the singer collapsed backstage after at least one show and has struggled through nearly every tour date thus far. Experts are now saying Houston’s hard living is catching up to her and she may have only a few years to live. Regarding […]