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The Caron Foundation

Life is short and we should try and live it to the fullest. But there are times in our lives when drug abuse causes us to lose our way. But rehabilitation centres like the Caron Foundation come as a beacon of hope for addicts seeking help.

Adam Goldstein’s death ruled an accident

Adam ‘DJ AM’ Goldstein, who famously dated Lionel Richie’s daughter Nicole and was involved in a plane crash that killed several people last year, was found dead in his New York apartment. Alongside his body police reportedly found prescription medication as well as a crack pipe. After an extensive investigation, the coroner has now officially ruled the death an accident.

Johnny Depp gave Courtney Love CPR

One doesn’t usually associate drug-binging hedonist Courtney Love with squeaky-clean Hollywood hottie Johnny Depp. But, according to Love, the pair are more intimately acquainted than we think.

The Promises Center

Many people around the world fall victim to drug abuse or become dependant on chemicals either by choice or due to circumstances. The end result is always the same. There are many who are not able to recover from substance abuse addictions or mental issues. At the Promises Center, however, there seems to be a recipe for success.

HIV/AIDS

More than 25 million people have died of AIDS since 1981 and an estimated 33 million are living with HIV/AIDS today. Though the highest rate of infection and mortality remains in Africa, HIV is not discriminate. Find out more about the virus and how to protect yourself.

Did Michael Jackson’s addiction kill him?

The premature death of ‘King of Pop’ has left many fans questioning the musician’s lifestyle. The investigation into his death on June 25 has revealed Jackson was addicted to several medications simultaneously. What were these medications and why did he take them excessively – and most importantly, did the doctor who prescribed these medications administer the lethal injection?

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