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A man has been charged in connection with Mac Miller’s death. The “Self Care” hitmaker died from an overdose on Sept. 7, 2018, and almost a year later, the Drug Enforcement Administration’s Fusion Task Force have arrested 23-year-old Cameron James Pettit, alleging that he sold counterfeit drugs containing fentanyl to the late rapper. According to an affidavit…

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While other young adults were fighting to figure out this thing called life, Robert Studevent was learning an even more important life lesson. Fighting through depression and sexual abuse, he found himself using alcohol and drugs to mask the pain. As a young aspiring model and dancer, Studevent eventually found himself conflicted about his sexuality…

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Four years ago, the world lost Whitney Houston. In July 2015, we said our goodbyes to Bobbi Kristina Brown. On Thursday, Nov. 3 on “Dr. Oz,” in the aftermath of the tragedies, Bobby Brown will reveal what got him to stop taking drugs.  On how he’s doing after Bobbi Kristina’s passing, Bobby Brown shares: “I’m doing great. I mean,…

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When you go to a hospital you depend on having professional and caring workers. All of that came to an end with surgery technician Rocky Allen, 28, at Swedish Medical Center near Denver. Allen is accused of taking syringes of painkillers intended for patients and using the drugs himself. He is also accused of replacing the…

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When former NBA star Lamar Odom overdosed at a Las Vegas brothel last year it was national news. Odom was found unconscious at the Love Ranch Cathouse in Nevada after an intense bout of drinking and alleged drug use. The sex romp put him in intensive care and he was clinging to life. His brothel bill…

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President Barack Obama recently spoke on a panel at the National Prescription Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit. Held in Atlanta at the AmericasMart, the event featured a panel discussion on the growing use of heroin and opiate use. In recent years, there has been an increase in use among individuals who reside in suburban and…

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Top Hollywood actor Charlie Sheen talked about his lifestyle in a “20/20” interview in 2011. According to Sheen, this was the year that he was diagnosed with HIV. His talk of “winning,” sex and his self-described “goddesses “ offer an insightful look into his recent admission that he is HIV positive.    

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During an interview this morning on NBC’s “Today” show, Charlie Sheen addressed rumors that he was HIV-positive. Sheen has been the subject of rumors for the past week and admitted to “Today” show host Matt Lauer that he is, in fact, HIV-positive. Sheen said that he’s been the subject of a barrage of personal attacks and untruths and that…

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For the past week, major news media outlets have been reporting that a major Hollywood male star may be HIV-positive. Because of the star’s popularity and playboy lifestyle fueled by drugs and booze, the fear is he may have unknowingly spread the virus. The National Enquirer and the Daily Mail are now reporting that it knows who…

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Lamar Odom miraculously escaped death last month after he survived falling into a coma and reportedly enduring multiple strokes after suffering a drug overdose at a Nevada brothel. Thankfully, Odom survived the incident and has been on the mend, ever since. However, a new report claims Odom’s recovery is in jeopardy because he’s allegedly denying…

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  Shannon Taitt has witnessed the effects that drugs have had on the Black community. As a public health analyst with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Taitt continues to educate the public on how certain drugs have impacted communities. During the Detroit Recovery’s 10th anniversary luncheon, Taitt sat down to discuss marijuana, cocaine…

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It’s been nearly six months since Bobbi Kristina Brown was found unresponsive, lying face down in her bathtub, and since then she has yet to regain consciousness and there’s little hope that she ever will. While her family mourns, questions have spread about Bobbi’s drug use and now a new book claims that the she was abusing drugs…

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