Alcoholism

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  • Lockdown drinking: how our relationship with alcohol has changed.
    Long Reads

    “I was 4 months sober when we went into lockdown – this is what it’s been like”

  • BoJack Horseman: Diane's depression
    People

    This Netflix cartoon perfectly captures what living with depression is really like

  • 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’

Latest Stories

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Charlize Theron is “not ashamed” to talk about the night her mum killed her dad

The Oscar-winning actor says she wants to break the taboo around family violence.

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Anna Brech
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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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Hollie Richardson
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There are 3 types of drinking personalities, and this one’s the most likely to binge

Your alcohol habits might be more predictable than you think.

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Jessica Rapana
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People

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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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Hollie Richardson
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Lena Dunham’s rehab recovery story about pain and shame is surprisingly empowering

She opened up in a powerful speech.

Sheridan Smith
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Sheridan Smith recalls “unbelievable distress” over “technical difficulties” Baftas joke

Graham Norton made comments about the star's mental health.

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Hollie Richardson
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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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People

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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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Florence Welch knows it’s all too easy to use alcohol as a coping mechanism

“It happened every time, and every time it was shocking.”

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Susan Devaney
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This is the conversation we should be having around Avicii’s death

“This is not a horror movie or a TV show: this was someone’s life.”

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Kate Leaver
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People

Demi Lovato opens up about her struggles with mental illness and sobriety

“When I was 12, I turned to drugs and alcohol. At the rate that I was using and drinking, I wasn't going to live a long life...”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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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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Chrissy Teigen gets real about her troubled relationship with alcohol

“I need to fix myself”

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Kayleigh Dray
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