Drugs might be common but they still remain extremely harmful for your body and brain. Drug addiction is a serious matter of concern as the number of drug addicts is increasing day by day.
Drug addiction usually begins in teens and may go on until 50 or more depending on the person’s addiction.
Drug addiction not only harms your body but destroys your mental well-being. It will lead to organ failures, nervous breakdowns, mental breakdowns, depression, anxiety, and many other extreme mental illnesses.
Excessive consumption of drugs might lead to death in some cases. However, it is very much possible to get rid of drug addiction.
Here some of your favorite celebrities who successfully warded off drug addiction:
1) Robert Downey Jr.:
I’m sure many of you are his fans and very impressed by his role in many action-thriller movies. Robert Downey Jr became addicted to drugs when he was a teen.
His drug addiction continued for a long time and he was quite affected by drugs. However, he recovered after several high profile arrests and got rid of his addiction in 2002.
2) Demi Lovato:
The popular singer became addicted to drugs when she was in her early 20’s. You might have also heard of her being found unconscious in her house recently.
The reports say she was high on drugs and that lead to a nervous breakdown. She did sort help from the rehabilitation centers in 2010 after she experienced extreme bipolar and other mental disorders.
3) Bradley Cooper
The incredibly talented actor had a tough time with drugs. He also became addicted to drugs during the early start of his career and took longer to recover.
He also admits that his drug and alcohol addiction almost ruined his life, and in 2004 at the age of 29, he decided to finally recover from addiction.
4) Daniel Radcliffe:
The harry potter star is said to have been struggled with his drug/alcohol addiction and was diagnosed with several mental disorders. He struggled a lot to recover and is still trying to recover from the addictions and misuse.
5) Mathew Perry:
The Friends star is said to have been addicted to his painkillers and struggled a lot with this addiction. He was said to have been struggling with alcohol and prescription drug use disorder.
The actor said he got addicted to painkillers he has prescribed them after an accident.
6) Lindsay lohan:
The popular actress has struggled immensely with alcohol misuse and drug addiction in her life. She has got into several legal issues with regard to her addiction and is said to have battled drug abuse.
However, the actress is on her way to recovery and has won her battle with drug addiction.
7) Macaulay Culkin
The Home Alone star Macaulay Culkin was arrested for Xanax and marijuana possession in 2004. He is said to have been struggling with immense drug addiction that has started to show on his body.
8) Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp became a heavy drinker simply because of his claim to fame. He is said to have to battle with severe alcohol misuse and drug addiction for a long time.
The actor also admitted that he could not speak at many ceremonies without the help of alcohol.