In the recent past, Amy Winehouse, Charlie Sheen, Whitney Houston, Heath Ledger, Lindsay Lohan, Robert Downey Jr., and most currently [source] Cory Monteith. As an addiction therapist, in the past 15 years of treating many different types of chemically-dependent individuals and their families, I have observed significant possible reasons as to why celebs and drug addiction seem to come together so often. Here are a few of the reasons why: Let us first remember that addiction is a serious, chronic and debilitating illness that is very, very difficult to treat, period. Addiction does not discriminate -- it can affect anyone. It can even affect people that to us seem happy or appear to "have it all." But throw in fame, stardom, wealth, the pressure to perform, the high expectations, and most importantly the public scrutiny that goes along with it, and you can have a lethal combination, a perfect storm that can lead anyone down a treacherous path of destruction and sometimes death. <br>Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-tsilimparis/celebrities-addiction_b_3640440.html
our editor recommends Obama Honors George Lucas at White House Ceremony Jennifer Hudson, Kal Penn, Amy Poehler,Michael Cera, Funny or Die's Mike Farah, The Talkco-host Aisha Tyler,JASH and YouTube Comedy producer Daniel Kellison, Royal Painscreator Andrew Lenchewski,and singer Jason Derulo attended the meeting, according to administration officials. Also in attendance were representatives for Oprah Winfrey, Alicia Keys, Bon Jovi, NARAS, and The Latin Recording Academy. RELATED: Hollywood Braces for the Affordable Care Act Entertainment Advisory http://www.23hq.com/normandqcxx/story/12358700 Council co-chairs Eric Ortner andsinger-songwriter-producer Bruce Roberts along with Penn helped more information organize the gathering with senior advisor Valerie Jarrett, communications deputyDavid Simasand others. Recent polling shows that the American people are largely in the dark about the benefits of the Affordable Care Act, which is why with just 71 days until the sweeping programs official rollout the president and his team are working with supporters in the entertainment industry to reach key demographics. Though the talks with the artists and executives were conducted mainly by ranking White House staff members, Obama dropped in to the meeting for a part of the discussion. The president stressed his feeling that efforts by the artists gathered Monday will be particularly helpful because uninsured Americans between the ages of 18 and 35 are key enrollment targets for the new health insurance marketplaces created under the reforms. The Congressional Budget Office estimates that in 2014 about 7 million new enrollees will sign up for the marketplaces. <br>Source: http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/celebrities-head-white-house-help-590187
D.C. Is Unhappy with the Celebrities Who Are Happy to Be in D.C.
So happy for my cousin Kate and the future King of England, while comedian Joan Rivers joked So relieved that his name wont include the words Ivy or Apple. Super model of the moment, Cara Delevingne, who recently met Prince Charles and Camilla, tweeted Its a boy!!! Congratulations William and Kate!!X Jackie Collins joined the celebrity fans using her Twitter page to say Congrats to Prince William and the lovely Kate. A bouncing baby boy!! yes!! Britains Got Talent judge Amanda Holden seemed excited by the arrival tweeting WONDERFUL NEWS! A little Prince, while Made in Chelsea star Jamie Laing suggested the Royal Baby to do the new @burberry Campaign, Move aside Romeo, on his Twitter page. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a baby boy on Monday afternoon, after being admitted to the Lindo Wing at 5.30am on the same morning. <br>Source: http://www.royalcentral.co.uk/cambridges/celebrities-take-to-twitter-to-congratulate-william-and-kate-12334
Celebrities take to Twitter to congratulate William and Kate
Their kind of holidaying is so much different than yours and mine. The lavish spas and expensive hotel stays is what makes these celebrities come back to their favourite destination. Exotic places like that of Bora Bora, South Africa, Maldives are some of the favourite celebrities destinations which are visited by Tom Cruise, Oprah Winfrey, Sandra Bullock and our teen icons, Justin Bieber. The next time you plan to take a trip to any of these celebrities destinations stated below, you might bump into one of the celebrities! Lets take a blog look at some of the best and favourite celebrities destinations from around the world. <br>Source: http://www.boldsky.com/insync/life/2013/favourite-celebrities-destinations-world-034373.html