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Justin Bieber's Mug Shot

Justin Bieber: A Warning to All Teens

January 24, 2014  /  Carol Krause, NIDA Communications Director

Hello SBB readers. A few years ago, I did a blog post on the death of Michael Jackson—the pop star who seemed to have it all … but who succumbed to a death related to drug abuse. Read More »

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Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino

Former “Jersey Shore” Star in Recovery From Painkiller Addiction

November 21, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino recently opened up about his recovery from painkiller addiction. Read More »

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Jane Lynch in Glee PSA about addiction

"Glee" Cast Members Speak Out About Drug Abuse

October 24, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

Earlier this month, the TV show “Glee” aired its tribute episode to Cory Monteith and his character, Finn Hudson. Read More »

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Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan on Why Recovery Can Be So Hard

August 22, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

“I’m an addict,” Lindsay Lohan told Oprah in a recent interview. Read More »

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Alex Rodriguez

Baseball’s Steroid Problem: Why Won’t It End?

August 07, 2013  /  Sara Bellum

On Monday, the news broke that New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez will be suspended for 211 games for using performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs). He is appealing, but as it stands, this is the longest non-lifetime suspension in baseball to date. Read More »

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