According to research, addiction is a condition that results when a person ingests a substance (e.g., alcohol,cocaine, nicotine) or engages in an activity (e.g., gambling, sex, shopping) that can be pleasurable but the continued use/act of which becomes obsessive and hamper with ordinary life obligations, such as work, relationships, or health. Users may not be aware that their attitude is out of control and causing trouble for themselves and others.
Any person, to be hooked in drugs, regardless of it’s standing in life, can be a victim. Here are a list of famous celebrities that ruined their lives because of this:
1. Whitney Houston
A popular American singer, actress, producer and a model. She was even cited by the Guinness World Records as the most awarded female act of all time. Whitney admitted that she’s a heavy cocaine user and addicted to several other dangerous prescription drugs. Unfortunately, she was found dead due to tragic accidental drowning which reportedly said to be caused by her addiction as well as heart disease.
2. Lindsay Lohan
Lindsay Morgan Lohan begins her career as an American child fashion model at the age of three, who, later turned to be a model, singer, and an actress. She had served several sessions in jail and rehab stay. Just 11 days after rehab, Lindsay Lohan is busted for driving drunk and found with cocaine.
3. Macaulay Culkin
Macaulay Carson Culkin is an American actor, who was once became the hollywood’s favorite child actor. In September 2004, Culkin was arrested in Oklahoma for possession of marijuana and two other controlled substances with no prescription. He was given a one-year deferred sentence on each charge.