Alcoholism 101The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that about 25% of adults aged 18 and over have excessively consumed alcohol at least once in the past year. It also indicates that alcohol is a factor in about nearly 50,000 deaths annually.
Yankees' CC Sabathia Says He Realized In 2012 He Was An AlcoholicSabathia left the team for treatment ahead of its loss to Houston in the one-game American League wild-card playoff and went public with his problem.
CC Sabathia: I Had 'No Other Option' But To Leave Team For Alcoholism TreatmentYankees pitcher CC Sabathia says he had "no other option" than to leave the team for treatment for alcoholism ahead of its loss to Houston in the one-game AL wild-card playoff.
Keidel: Hey You, Internet Tough Guy, You're A Real Man Poking Fun At SabathiaBoomer Esiason said it best this morning. We have an insatiable desire to see others fail, especially someone making over $20 million a year to throw a baseball.
Medical Experts Unveil New Criteria For Diagnosing AlcoholismDoctors now have a new criteria for diagnosing alcoholism. Even one drink a day could put you in danger, depending on your family history and behavior.
Seen At 11: TV News Pioneer Bree Walker Says Alcohol Spun Her Out Of ControlFormer television news anchor Bree Walker made history two decades ago for reporting with a disability. But Walker is now in the headlines again – this time not for her triumphs, but for her dramatic downward spiral.
Michael Enright, Who Slashed Cabbie In Anti-Muslim Tirade, Sentenced To Nearly 10 Years In PrisonEnright pleaded guilty to attempted murder and assault as hate crimes for the Aug. 24, 2010 attack against Bangladeshi cab driver Ahmed Sharif.
City Council Speaker Quinn Reveals Struggles With Bulimia And Alcoholism"My life was out of control and I craved something that could give me control and that was bulimia," Quinn said.
Seen At 11: New Herbal Remedy Claims To Cure Alcoholism In 8 WeeksMany people who suffer from alcoholism struggle for years to get sober. Now, the makers of an herbal product say that they can cut cravings, while still letting alcoholics have the occasional drink.
Boxing 'Golden Boy' Oscar De La Hoya: '07 Drag Photos With NYC Stripper Are RealSo that really was Oscar De La Hoya in drag with New York City stripper Milana Dravnel? "Let me to tell you, yes, yes, it was me," he said in an interview with Spanish-language network Univision.