Weeks Before Passing, Robin Williams Talks About Addiction Robin Williams, who was found dead from an apparent suicide Monday, has struggled with alcohol addiction for decades. A man who knew Williams from a support group describes the actor’s demeanor and how he reached out to him last month.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Comments On Homosexuality, Alcoholism A 'Mistake' He 'Stepped Right In'Texas Gov. Rick Perry said it was a mistake for him to use a story about alcoholism to explain his views on homosexuality.
New Jersey Gov. Christie Denounces Gov. Rick Perry Comments On Homosexuality During San Francisco VisitNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is denouncing comments by fellow Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry comparing homosexuality to alcoholism in which people can choose to change their behavior.
Lieutenant Governor Newsom Demands Apology From Gov. Perry Over Homosexuality, Alcoholism ComparisonSan Francisco's former mayor, who was thrust on the national stage when he legalized same-sex marriage in the city in 2004, is now demanding an apology from Texas Governor Rick Perry after he likened homosexuality to alcoholism in an appearance at the Commonwealth Club Wednesday.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Compares Homosexuality To Alcoholism In San Francisco AppearanceTexas Gov. Rick Perry raised eyebrows during his appearance at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco Wednesday night, when he compared homosexuality to alcoholism.
Coroner Ties Alcoholism To Death Of Woman Found In SF Hospital StairwellA woman found dead in a locked stairwell 17 days after going missing from her room at San Francisco General Hospital probably died of a chemical imbalance due to complications from chronic alcohol abuse, the city medical examiner's office said Friday.
Sonoma County Supervisor Arrested For Prowling Apologizes, Admits AlcoholismSonoma County Supervisor Efren Carrillo made a lengthy public apology Tuesday morning at the first supervisors’ meeting he has attended since he entered an alcohol treatment program after his arrest for prowling outside a woman’s apartment last month.
HealthWatch: UCSF Study Helps Demystify Alcohol Addiction For the first time, researchers have demonstrated the effect of alcohol on the human brain - a discovery that may lead to better treatments for alcohol addiction.
Ted Williams' 'He Said-She Said' Battle With DaughterDaughter He Had Altercation with Says He Is; He Denies It
SF Supervisor Proposes “Wet Housing” for Alcoholics