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World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted on Monday he had been in "complete denial" about his drug and alcohol abuse, but asked voters for another chance as he returned to work following a stint in rehab.
Agence France-Presse | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Ian Thorpe has been in the hospital twice in recent weeks and his management has clarified that he is being treated for depression - a condition that has plagued the legendary swimmer for several years.
Agence France-Presse | Friday January 31, 2014
Ian Thorpe, one of Australia's most recognised sportsmen, has struggled to adjust to life after swimming and with the disappointment of a failed effort to reach the 2012 London Olympics.
NDTVSports | Tuesday August 27, 2013
Former world heavyweight champion has been a controversial figure. In 1992 he was convicted of rape and was sentenced to six years in prison.
Alpan Saxena | Wednesday July 17, 2013
Glee actor Cory Monteith, who had struggled for years with substance abuse and once said he was lucky to be alive, died of an overdose of heroin and alcohol, said the British Columbia coroner's office.
Riya Chakravarty | Thursday March 21, 2013
Lindsay Lohan will undergo her sixth attempt at getting sober when she begins her court ordered stint in rehab and her treatment will focus on her "large" alcohol consumption and reliance on legal medications.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 8, 2012
In yet another shocker, a six-year-old girl from Kurumpady in Kerala's Ernakulam district was allegedly sexually abused by her 40-year-old father for six months after being forced to drink alcohol.
Riya Chakravarty | Tuesday July 10, 2012
Aamir Khan's TV show Satyamev Jayate has helped a Pune-based NGO that works in the field of de-addiction, receive Rs 4.37 lakh in donations.
Ankit | Friday January 6, 2012
Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards has had laser eye surgery to save his failing vision.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday November 13, 2011
It is a problem that is threatening the future of generation next in rural Punjab - drug and substance abuse. According to a research, 65 percent of youth in and around the border area of Amritsar are addicted to alcohol and drugs.
Harsh | Monday October 31, 2011
A new album of recordings by the late soul singer will be released in December, Island Records said Monday.
Jeevan Prakash | Monday July 18, 2011
Brooke Mueller is reportedly going to check into a rehab programme which will cure her addictions by giving her a drug that will "rewire" her brain.
Kavita S Kanwar | Saturday July 2, 2011
Charlie Sheen's estranged wife Brooke Mueller has finished her 45-day treatment programme at a rehab centre.
Kavita S Kanwar | Monday January 3, 2011
Actor David Arquette has checked himself into a live-in rehab facility over the New Year weekend to seek treatment for alcohol and other issues.
Kavita S Kanwar | Sunday November 28, 2010
Troubled star Lindsay Lohan, who is currently in court-ordered rehab has been flooded with a "mountain of scripts", claims her associate.
Cities | Maitreyee Boruah, DNA | Saturday November 20, 2010
A twelve-year-old ragpicker near Kempe Gowda Bus Station in Bangalore, and a runaway from Patna, regularly sniffs glue, particularly Dendrite and Erazex to keep hunger at bay. Another fourteen-year-old girl, who does odd jobs, suffers from severe alcohol abuse.They are just two figures among the lar...
World | Indo Asian News Service | Friday March 19, 2010
Men and women with a history of alcohol abuse may not see long-term negative effects on their memory and thinking but female smokers do, a new study suggests.
Thursday December 4, 2008
South African batsman Herschelle Gibbs will undergo a month of rehabilitation for alcohol abuse, ahead of his trial for drunken driving next year.
Saturday April 7, 2007
Diego Maradona showed signs of marked improvement from an acute hepatitis condition blamed on alcohol abuse on the eighth day of his hospitalization on Thu