Steven Tyler has checked into rehab for an addiction to prescription painkillers, People reports.
"With the help of my family and team of medical professionals, I am taking responsibility for the management of my pain and am eager to...
Paula Abdul denies a Ladies' Home Journal story that said she checked into rehab to escape an addiction to painkillers, but the magazine stands by its story.
The June cover story on Abdul said the American Idol judge came clean about a 12-year struggle with painkillers and checked into La Costa Resort & Spa in Carlsbad, Calif., last Thanksgiving to wean herself off them for good. The magazine article attributed lengthy quotes to Abdul: "I could have killed myself.... Withdrawal — it's the worst thing. ... I was freezing cold, then sweating hot, then chattering and in so much pain, it was excruciating. But at my very core, I did not like existing the way I had been."
Abdul said on the Detroit radio show Mojo in the Morning Thursday that she only checked into the resort for ...
Paula Abdul this week lifted the curtain on a lot more than a new dance single.
After years of speculation, the singer and American Idol judge is coming clean about her 12-year struggle with pain medication. Abdul, who has been diagnosed with the chronic pain illness reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome, says she went into rehab just this past November to end her reliance on medications. Here's a look back at her past statements about drug abuse.
April 2005: "Drugs? I'm not addicted to pills of any kind," Abdul tells People. She explains that, after attempting to treat old injuries incurred from cheerleading and accidents with meds that left her "loopy," she chose to instead live with the pain.
April 2005: "It was getting ugly with the lies people were saying," Abdul tells Entertainment Tonight, explaining her decision to publicly refute the addiction rumors. "It was time to set the record straight. I want America to know ...
Paula Abdul has opened up for the first time about her struggle with prescription painkillers, revealing her dependence on them during the past 12 years.
"I could have killed myself," she told Ladies' Home Journal.
The American Idol judge, whose sometimes erratic behavior...
Kelly Osbourne says her recent stint in rehab was for a decade-long addiction to painkillers she believes could have killed her.
"I knew if I didn't get help, I would die," Osbourne told People. "I'm getting ...
Not so fast — Tara Reid is still in rehab, her rep tells Access Hollywood.
Citing a source, People reported on Sunday that the American Pie star had exited Promises Treatment Facility after less than a month, but Reid's rep, Jack Ketsoyan, says ...
Tara Reid has checked into rehab, her rep announced.
"Tara Reid has checked herself into ...