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Lamar Odom may be spiraling down a toxic path again. On Sunday, the troubled athlete was seen drinking in the middle of the day at a Los Angeles bar. According to Gossip Cop, it’s the second time Lamar was spotted drinking since his near fatal overdose on drugs and sexual enhancement pills at a Nevada […]

During Friday's edition on NewsOne Now, Jerrold Winter, Ph.D, Professor of Pharmacology and Therapeutics at the University of New York at Buffalo spoke with Roland Martin about pain management, opioid dependence and the true meaning of addition.

Since the untimely death of the late great Prince, rumors have been circulating about what actually caused the star's sudden death.

The source, who is unnamed, said it is not clear if the opioid "caused or contributed to the musician's death."

Attorney William Mauzy confirmed that Dr. Howard Kornfeld, a California-based specialist and a national authority on opioid addiction treatment, was contacted by representatives for the entertainer who said Prince "was dealing with a grave medical emergency." Mauzy works with the Kornfeld family.

While we're happy that things seem to have taken a healthy turn for KhloMar, we can't ignore the fact that Khloe's bae James Harden was abruptly left behind.

  Basketball star Lamar Odom might not be in the midst of dealing with his own issues, but he is still fiercely protective o his…

I love sports like most people love attention and money. The feeling that comes from testing yourself against another athlete in a competition is addictive. Most athletes don’t necessarily play for the money. Most athletes are addicted to competing and measuring themselves and get paid in the meantime.These addictive behaviors turn some athletes into stars […]