He was sexually abused as a child by a male authority figure which led to a lifetime of alcoholism and drug abuse ... It's a terrible tragedy.
Re-exams should be held within six weeks of publishing results. The break system is leading to depression and alcoholism among students
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Former 'Bachelorette' Meredith Phillips reveals battle with alcoholism
Phillips, who starred in the second season of " The Bachelor ette" in 2004, has revealed her long struggle with alcoholism."For years I'd wake up every day feeling like I was hit by a truck," Phillips, 39, told People magazine , describing daily blackouts Read more »
Alcoholics Who Smoke May Face Early Brain Aging
researchers advised that people seeking treatment for alcohol abuse should also be routinely offered help to quit smoking. More information The U.S. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism has more about effects of alcohol on the brain . Read more »
Christine Quinn opens up about struggles to Barnard College students
Christine Quinn on Tuesday detailed her 10-year struggle with bulimia, which she called "a disease of isolation," and the alcoholism that accompanied it, speaking to an audience of about 30 students at Barnard College.The eating disorder began when she was Read more »
Christine Quinn reveals bulimia, alcoholism past
York City Council Speaker and Democratic mayoral candidate Christine Quinn says she struggled in the past with bulimia and alcoholism.In an interview with the New York Times , Quinn says her bingeing and purging began when she was 16 while caring for her mother Read more »
Lindsay Lohan and David Letterman: Well, how did it go?
with Lindsay Lohan last night? Train wreck or smooth ride? Really - the whole shebang as opposed to a brief clip about rehab and alcoholism?It was actually fine - for him, for her, maybe even for viewers who may have stuck around for this. She played along, Read more »
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Life is good and I don't miss my wild days, says 80s popstar Belinda Carlisle
is a place on earth for Belinda Carlisle. Despite her wholesome image, the American popstar battled a 30-year cocaine addiction, alcoholism and eating disorders. Now 54 years old and one of the most beautiful singers of the 80s, she thinks she should be dead 2:08 AM from The Daily Record Read more »
Jann Arden's past keeps her grounded
and over as my life continued to unfold." That fortitude has seen Arden, 51, through family issues - her father's battle with alcoholism and her brother's conviction for murder - problems with her heart (she has a pacemaker) and a path to success that included 5/24/13 from Calgary Herald Read more »
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Coventry man who overcame alcoholism to accompany Duchess of Cornwall on overseas visit
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