It takes a lot of guts for celebrities to open up and admit that they have problems with alcohol or drugs, but these celebrities bucked up and did it! All of these celebrities addressed their issues and are currently leading more fulfilling lives as a result. Check out these 9 celebrities who struggled with alcohol/drug abuse and have been comfortable enough to talk about it!
When Fergie was performing with Wild Orchid, she developed an addiction to crystal meth. This addiction followed her even after she left the group in 2001. “I got into a scene. I started going out and taking ecstasy. From ecstasy it went to crystal meth. With any drugs, everything is great at the beginning, and then slowly your life starts to spiral down. [I was] 90 pounds at one point.” Although it wasn’t easy, Fergie kicked her addiction and she has been sober since!s_bukley / Shutterstock.com