It seems like every week we hear about a celebrity who dies of an overdose or about celebrities who are entering or exiting rehab. [Read more…] about Do Celebrity Lifestyles Lead to Addiction?
Actor Burt Reynolds has just been released from a drug rehab center. According to his manager, he entered the facility to undergo treatment for dependence on painkillers. At 73, Reynolds, says he hopes that his experience will help other people in similar situations. We’re behind ya, Burt!
Melanie Griffith’s checking into rehab (again) made the news recently but it did not really have much staying power. In the middle of this week, though, husband Antonio Banderas shed some light on his wife’s move. He says that she checked herself into rehab because she has been taking medication due to a skiing accident. She is afraid that she might not be able to deal with it properly, hence her decision. The whole family is behind her 100%. Good on them!