Brett with his daughter, Sammie
Jennifer Cartright

"Why did I survive and Brett did not?"

Grant Hill, at the gym
Grant Hill

Untreated injuries can lead to even more pain. 

Lena Camilletti

Four pharmaceutical companies have reached a settlement with two Ohio counties.

Stigma Wall - Words Matter

Research shows the words we use influence our perceptions.


Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family will pay the state nearly $275 million.

The author, pitching in a baseball game
Alan Charles

One snort of cocaine, 24 years lost.

Dr. Binetti's head shot

Dr. Binetti started a nonopioid approach with patients. 

A woman, two men, and another woman sit on a stage

Stigma is the biggest driver of the addiction crisis. 


How can you tell the difference?

Dean Dauphinais

This medication had hijacked my body. It was terrifying.

Taylor in front of the stage
Taylor McCaughey

Surpassing my goals at RUAA

Sam Arsenault in the studio at NPR

Arsenault appeared on NPR and discussed residential rehab. 

Maureen Sperling

My son Matthew, who passed away on November 15, 2012 at the age of 35, was my heart.

Lauren Fern Watt at the bookstore
Lauren Fern Watt

I saw a room filled with wet eyes and compassion.

Jeff Vande Zande

My mother had no shortage of clients, but as far as I could tell, she was anything but popular.

Two adults hugging

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