Substance Abuse

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.


ctor Russell Brand poses on arrival with director David Lynch (not pictured) to launch “Meditation in Education”, a Global Outreach campaign to teach 1,000,000 at-risk youth 'Meditation in Education' on April 2, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. The film, titled 'Meditation, Creativity, Peace' premiered in Los Angeles this evening and will be screened worldwide in twelve major international cities including Rio de Janeiro, Paris, Johannesburg and Tokyo. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (credit:FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Russell Brand’s Rehab Program Gets Funding

$500,000 in federal funds was allocated by the City Council to Freehab, a nonprofit, no-cost drug rehabilitation program on Wednesday.


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Reentry Center In Long Beach Helps Ex-Cons Transition Back Into Community

A reentry center in Long Beach is providing a bridge for ex-cons in transitioning from incarceration back into the community.


Actress Demi Moore attends the "Margin Call" premiere at the Landmark Sunshine Cinema on October 17, 2011 in New York City.  (credit: Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Report: Demi Moore Enters Rehab Facility In Utah

Demi Moore has entered a rehab facility, according to E! Online.


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Report: Demi Moore Suffered Seizure Earlier This Week

Actress Demi Moore suffered a seizure before she was rushed to a hospital Monday night, according to Radar Online.

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TMZ: Demi Moore Treated At Hospital For Substance Abuse

Demi Moore was treated at a Los Angeles-area hospital Monday night for substance abuse, according to TMZ.

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Oscar De La Hoya Heads To Rehab For Substance Abuse

Boxer legend Oscar De La Hoya has reportedly checked himself into a rehabilitation facility in California. Entertainment Web site reports De La Hoya entered the facility sometime in the past few weeks.


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Female Friend Of Actor Tom Sizemore Is Missing

“Saving Private Ryan” actor Tom Sizemore has provided Los Angeles police with a “preliminary statement” regarding the disappearance of a 25-year-old woman who his manager described Thursday as a friend.

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Singer El DeBarge Enters Rehab, Cancels Tour

The R&B star has checked himself into rehab for substance abuse issues.