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

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

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

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Ben Affleck may have left rehab, but his alcohol addiction will never be ‘cured’
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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.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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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.

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

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

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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.”

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

She opened up in a powerful speech.

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Cat Marnell talks affirmations, adderall and crying in the subway

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

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

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

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

Yes, even harder than The Handmaid’s Tale

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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”

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Annette Crosbie as suffragette Clarice Millgrove in Call the Midwife
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Why Call The Midwife’s suffragette storyline is so incredibly important

Warning: this article contains spoilers for Call the Midwife

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Kayleigh Dray
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BEVERLY HILLS, CA - OCTOBER 27: Demi Moore attends Peggy Albrecht Friendly House's 29th Annual Awards Luncheon at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on October 27, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
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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”

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

We shouldn't whitewash the star for our own enjoyment

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The surprising reason for failed relationships in 2018

The research comes from Divorce Online

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Susan Devaney
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Ariana Grande has shared an emotional message about her “dearest friend” Mac Miller

“We talked about this, so many times. I’m so mad, I’m so sad, and I don’t know what to do.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Demi Lovato powerfully reminds us there is no ‘cure’ for addiction

“This illness is not something that disappears or fades with time”

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Lucy Mangan

“My name is Lucy and I’m a phone addict”

Time for a digital detox?

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Lucy Mangan
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Why Davina McCall had to ‘grieve’ alcohol after giving it up

““I had to grieve not drinking. That was so sad.”

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Susan Devaney
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Frances Bean Cobain opens up about addiction struggles

"How we treat our bodies directly correlates to how we treat our souls. It's all interconnected. It has to be"

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Emily Reynolds
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Why Call The Midwife’s alcohol addiction storyline is so incredibly important

Warning: this article contains spoilers for Call the Midwife

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Life can be ‘torturous’ for a sex addict, according to an expert

“It sounds like fun... that couldn’t be further from the truth”

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Susan Devaney
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