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Divorce leading to substance use disorder for women

There’s always an element of grief that comes with admitting you have an addiction problem. Most addicts will hit each of the 5 famous stages at one point or another. Denial that there is a problem. “I only do it once in a while, I’m not hurting anyone.” Anger once it...

Ben Affleck on why he chose to go to rehab

Benjamin Geza “Ben” Affleck-Boldt, the American actor, filmmaker and Oscar-Winner penned an emotionally raw post on Facebook this week. He shared to his fans and the entire world at large that he recently completed rehab for alcohol addiction in the hopes of becoming...