The seven-time Grammy winner told Ellen DeGeneres he kicked drinking after "a good long talk with myself."
Jamie Lee Curtis -- one of Hollywood’s best-known celebs -- has been open and honest about her past with opiate and alcohol addiction.
Demi Lovato told fans she “need(s) time to heal and focus on my sobriety” in an emotional message.
Nondrinkers can enjoy any vacation, but these travel ideas might be more sober-friendly.
Non-drinkers can go anywhere, but these options might feel more sober-friendly.
They don't need to consist of Netflix and falling asleep on the couch all the time (even though that does sound fun). Whether you're newly sober, have been sober for years, or you're just looking for dates that don't include mind erasing moments with booze and drugs, this list is for you.
Three years ago today, I stopped drinking. Yesterday, I spoke to my dad -– who is also in recovery –- about the upcoming
I danced on bars. Duck face was my go-to pose. I was THAT girl.
They're promoting the very thing their entire culture and manifesto claims to be against, which in turn, destroys their credibility and integrity. You cannot do both.
I felt obligated to say that it was awesome, since that’s what every 21st birthday is supposed to be. But the truth is that it was a rough night, and not for the reasons they would expect.
Today, I know I make some drinkers uncomfortable just by being in the same room, especially because I am public about my sobriety. Oh how the tables have turned. But my experience has taught me to be compassionate to those who are still out there drinking and using, because I know exactly how they feel.
As I sit here, in my own house that we just purchased, gratefully reflecting on the last three years, I am in awe of how different of a person I am today. I had no idea my life would turn out the way it did and it's still unfolding in the most mysterious ways.
"We're doing a disservice to patients if we don't encourage their involvement in service when we know that service is linked
It disgusts me when the sole focus of treatment centers is on the bottom line. There comes a point where unethical work becomes
The first and most important stop on our road trip back to New York was Las Vegas. I'd never been before so the idea was to make a straight-edge gonzo piece about my first impressions of Sin City uninfluenced by drugs or alcohol, a sacrilegiously sterile homage to that beautiful man, Hunter S. Thompson, who I had the time, resources and spirit to emulate in my late teens, early twenties.
I learned how to rely on myself, to self-soothe, and to take responsibility for my decisions. With this came a higher level of emotional maturity, leaving me better able to handle all of life's ups and downs. I'm more self-aware now and a much kinder and more considerate person to be around
I often started in the early evening while making dinner, but I did my heavier drinking after my kids went to bed. I could