Instead of all the glowing tributes, let's talk about what his death can teach us about addiction, alcoholism, recovery and mental illness. Read More
Despite being warned not to get romantically involved with someone new to sobriety, I went full force into this relationship—and lived to tell the tale. Read More
A conversation with a 22-year-old LA resident about what having this "social difference" is like. Read More
I know my relationship with the Internet is unhealthy. Does that mean I have to do something about it? Read More
My first few weeks of sobriety, I heard expressions that changed the way I viewed my life—none more so than these. Read More
What is the definitive short list of rehabs for all budgets? Read More
People arguing that Philip Seymour Hoffman needed more drugs are severely missing the point. What he needed was less. Read More
Not only does alcohol impact women differently than it does men but the role hormones play in addiction recovery has been drastically underrated. Read More
What do you buy the addict who's in recovery? Read More
Even at 13 years of sobriety, I overreact—wildly. And I can't afford to anymore. Read More
A glut of information about prescription drugs makes it easy for addicts to get their fix from doctors. But worst of all, celebrities are now the pushers. Read More
New treatment centers are helping addicts transition from rehab to reality. Read More
By arguing for AA along with therapy, the authors do a great service to addicts. Read More
The connection between Miley Cyrus and the recent spate of drug OD's is dubious. Read More
What happens when a depressed person starts taking medication after years off? Read More
How to find the right rehab for your loved one. Read More
The letter one man sent his brother who was struggling with addiction. Read More
The third in a three-part series of interviews with Dr. Drew Pinsky. Read More
The second in a three-part series of interviews with Dr. Drew Pinsky. Read More
The first in a three-part series of interviews with Dr. Drew Pinsky. Read More
In a piece for the New York Times, actress and memoirist Kristen Johnston helped dispel the notion that addicts aren't freaks but people "just like us." Read More
Anna David is the author of two novels and three non-fiction books and frequently speaks about addiction and recovery in the media and on college campuses.
After Party Chat is a fresh way of looking at addiction and recovery.
Who says marriage is where desire goes to die?