Have you heard about the play, “American Junkie?” Now in performance at Seattle’s Repertory Theatre, it is a remarkable creation of playwright Tom Hansen. This is a frank, intelligent radio discussion on KEXP by Hansen, the very articulate UW doc Caleb J. Banta-Green, and DJ Marco Collins about opioid abuse, medication assisted treatment, and recovery. (Some graphic description of shooting heroin right out of the gate.) Listen to it to the end; it is time well spent.
Elizabeth Hayes serves readers well in ‘The Price of Addiction’
A multi-part series, “The Price of Addiction,” in the Portland Business Journal is a carefully reported and clearly written set of articles that tackle a tough issue — one that needs more attention in our region …
A riveting account of the path of addiction
A very powerful–and possibly for some people, upsetting–depiction and discussion of opioid addiction has been posted by The New York Times. The multi-media feature is crafted from comments by countless people who have lived with …