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Linebacker Aldon Smith #99 of the San Francisco 49ers tries to amp up the crowd before a snap by the Buffalo Bills in the first quarter on October 7, 2012 at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. (Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Aldon Smith Vows To Stay Out Of Trouble For 49ers

Part of the process for the San Francisco 49ers’ All-Pro linebacker to rejoin the team following a five-week stint in rehab included a verbal commitment to the NFL that he would stay out of trouble and keep clean.

11/05/2013

Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images)

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Gets Personal About Substance Abuse

Billie Joe Armstrong opens up alcohol and prescription drug abuse in the new issue of Rolling Stone, revealing details about his blackouts…

02/27/2013

Green Day's Mike Dirnt (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Green Day’s Mike Dirnt Responds To Cancelled Shows

Green Day has just issued a press release notifying fans of their latest cancellation. The band will not appear this month at the New Orleans’ Voodoo Festival…

10/10/2012

Green Day's Armstrong Headed For Treatment

Green Day’s Armstrong Headed For Treatment

Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong is headed to treatment for substance abuse. Sunday’s announcement by the band’s rep comes after the frontman had a meltdown onstage…

09/23/2012

A volunteer disposes a used syringe of heroin. (Sutanta Aditya/AFP/Getty Images)

State Watchdog Finds Deadly Conditions At California Rehab Clinics

The California agency that licenses residential alcohol and drug programs failed to identify life-threatening problems and did not do proper follow up to ensure that those issues were addressed following a fatality, according to a report by the Senate Office of Oversight and Outcomes.

09/06/2012

Gerard Butler (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)

Gerard Butler Completes Rehab Stint

Gerard Butler has finished a stint in rehab for substance abuse issues. He began struggling with pain while shooting “300″ & “Of Men and Mavericks” in Half Moon Bay…

02/24/2012

Alameda County Supervisor Nadia Lockyer (Lockyer Campaign/Facebook)

Lockyer’s Wife Entering Rehab After Alleged Newark Assault

An Alameda County supervisor who is married to California’s treasurer is undergoing treatment for substance abuse problems after being assaulted in a motel room.

02/14/2012

Bryan Stow departs San Francisco General Hospital for a rehab facility after being hospitalized for nearly seven months. (SFGH photo)

Beaten Giants Fan Bryan Stow Out Of Hospital, In Rehab

The San Francisco Giants fan who was severely beaten outside Dodgers Stadium has been released from the hospital and transferred to a rehabilitation facility, according to his doctors.

10/11/2011

'Grey's Anatomy' Star Eric Dane Enters Rehab

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Eric Dane Enters Rehab

San Francisco born, Eric Dane recently entered a rehab facility to get treatment for addiction to prescription painkillers but is expected to go back to work soon…

CBS San Francisco–07/20/2011

Bay Area Rehab Programs Brace For State’s Plan To Free Low-Risk Inmates

Bay Area drug and rehab agencies may see an increase in clientele if the proposal to release low-risk offenders from state prisons to local jails goes through.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–06/11/2011

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