Marshon Whitley got down on her knees in October 1988 and asked God to take the taste of drugs out of her mouth. Nearly 28 years later, she is still sober and giving back as a licensed chemical dependency counselor.
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon announced Thursday he will enter a rehabilitation facility, putting his return to the NFL on hold. Gordon was set to complete a four-game suspension Monday.
The most common explanation of drug addiction is, that if you take too long a certain amount of a drug, you will become an addict. It’s the substance that makes you addicted. This is the theory that the US war on drugs is based on.
April Thomas was stringing Christmas lights at her new Murrieta home when she noticed the white vans. They were headed to a home two doors down, a home that at first glance resembled the others in her well-appointed neighborhood on the west side of the city.