Addiction

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  • Amy Winehouse
    TV

    What we must remember while watching the BBC’s Reclaiming Amy

  • Mae Martin
    TV

    Mae Martin’s offbeat TV show Feel Good is back

  • Line Of Duty: DI Steve Arnott (MARTIN COMPSTON), Carmichael (ANNA MAXWELL MARTIN), DC Chloe Bishop (SHALOM BRUNE-FRANKLIN)
    TV

    Yes, that Line Of Duty episode was explosive, but did you spot this key detail?

Latest Stories

A woman with boxing gloves on enjoying her workout in the gym
Workouts

“How I learned to exercise in ‘moderation’ and stop obsessing over my workouts”

Because ‘go hard or go home’ isn‘t always best...

Posted by
Ally Sinyard
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Mila Kunis
Film

Mila Kunis’ gritty new film is based on this true addiction recovery story

Four Good Days is coming to our screens this year.

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Hollie Richardson
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Bryony Gordon
Podcasts

Bryony Gordon talks living with sadness, OCD and her pursuit of contentment

The author, mental health advocate and journalist explains her hard-earned lessons about what happiness really is

Posted by
Charley Ross
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TV

The Queen’s Gambit tells a vital story on the power of not giving up

Screenwriter Allan Scott spent 30 years trying to make the hit Netflix show.

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Anna Brech
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Posted by
Anna Brech
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The Queen’s Gambit: why everyone's talking about this “stunning” Netflix drama

Anya Taylor-Joy stars as a girl taking on the brutal world of competitive chess.

Demi Lovato
People

Demi Lovato’s words on recovery are a must-read for anyone struggling to feel optimistic right now

“I never thought this feeling was possible.”

Posted by
Lauren Geall
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How To Fix A Drugs Scandal
Life

Cocaine and corruption: why everyone’s talking about Netflix’s How to Fix a Drug Scandal

A scathing exposé of a mass-scale criminal justice failure in America's war on drugs.

Posted by
Anna Brech
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People

Why Demi Lovato is no longer willing ’to destroy her mental health’ to look a certain way

The star’s message about her recovery journey from addiction is so empowering.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
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Ben Affleck may have left rehab, but his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’
People

Ben Affleck is sober now, but he says his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’

“I am an alcoholic,” says the actor. “The next drink will not be different.”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Life

Dopamine fasting is the buzzy new way to clear your mind – but does it really work?

The latest wellness trend to emerge from Silicon Valley.

Posted by
Jessica Rapana
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Lena Dunham
People

Lena Dunham’s sober dating experience in the UK is a wake-up call

"It was easy to find guys when I would drink"

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Jamie Lee Curtis knows how hard it is for an addict to get sober – she was one

“I’m sober today. Am I going to be sober for the rest of my life? I hope so. I’m going to do everything I can to be.”

Lena Dunham
People

Lena Dunham’s rehab recovery story about pain and shame is surprisingly empowering

She opened up in a powerful speech.

Posted by
Hollie Richardson
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Cat Marnell
Long Reads

Cat Marnell talks affirmations, adderall and crying in the subway

"It’s Eat, Pray, Love for a crackhead girl."

Posted by
Hannah Keegan
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Social media usage and screen time
Life

Here are 5 easy ways to manage your screen time this September

This #ScrollFreeSeptember, tackle your screen time and feel better for it.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Life

Watch the trailer for the movie Elisabeth Moss calls the “hardest thing I’ve ever done”

Yes, even harder than The Handmaid’s Tale

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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People

How Daniel Radcliffe’s friends supported him through his alcohol dependence

“I met some really key people, some actors, some of them not, who just gave me great advice and really cared for me”

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Annette Crosbie as suffragette Clarice Millgrove in Call the Midwife
Long Reads

Why Call The Midwife’s suffragette storyline is so incredibly important

Warning: this article contains spoilers for Call the Midwife

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Demi Moore recalls strangers who saved her from spiral of “self-destruction”

“I had absolutely no value for myself… and it quickly brought me to a real crisis point”

Opinion

“Why an Amy Winehouse hologram tour is a horrible idea”

We shouldn't whitewash the star for our own enjoyment

Posted by
Moya Lothian-McLean
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