Jean-Claude Van Damme turns 60, the Belgian dancer who knew how to get out of his addictions and the Hollywood blacklist

Sunday, October 18, 2020 17:41 He sold flowers on the street to pay for his plane ticket to the United States, where he was a taxi driver, chauffeur, karate instructor and even in charge of guarding the entrance to Chuck Norris’ bar. “Was dying. I saw my body on the ground. I felt cold, I … Read more

163. A commission will be created for comprehensive care in mental health and addictions | Ministry of Health | government

The government of Mexico is working on the constitution of the National Commission for Mental Health and Addictions, through which it will address medical and hospital care, prevention and treatment, said the Undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo López-Gatell Ramirez. When inaugurating, on behalf of the head of the branch, Jorge Alcocer Varela, the … Read more

how to better detect addictions

THE ESSENTIAL The number of hospitalizations linked to the consumption of opioid analgesics obtained on medical prescription increased by 167% in France. Analyzing the medical records of opioid users can better detect addiction problems. Faced with the opioid crisis affecting France and the United States, researchers are trying to stem this overuse of pain medication, … Read more

Brad Pitt, Robert Downey Jr … These actors who fought against their addictions

Brad Pitt: in 2017, just after his divorce from Angelina Jolie, the actor revealed to have been addicted to alcohol but also to cannabis. “I don’t remember a day, since graduating from college, when I didn’t drink or smoke a joint, or whatever”, he reveals in an interview with GQ. He then began seeing shrinks … Read more

Gaston Paul’s account of how difficult it was to get out of excess: “I am a recovering addict”

Gastn PaulsThrough his official Instagram account, he invited all his followers to a free chat he would do about addictions, which he suffered for many years. This was not the first talk I madethe actor, since April 14 was his first presentation. This time he talked about how he got out of the most difficult … Read more

“Goodbye, mushrooms!” Russian-made Haval H5 protect against corrosion

The Chinese company announced the launch of a new SUV on the Russian market, focusing on the improved anti-corrosion treatment, which is already used on the flagship N9. The Russian representative office of the Haval brand, owned by Great Wall Motors, announced that at the enterprise in the Tula region, when assembling H5 SUVs, they … Read more