Drug addiction is a serious threat to our country’s public health because it leads to lost lives and lost productivity.
Opioids have been a special concern because there have been an escalating number of deaths related to their misuse. Our special guest is Chris Herren. As a professional basketball player, Chris played for the Boston Celtics. Substance abuse took everything away, but he’s been sober since 2008, refocused his life, speaks throughout the country, and created The Herren Project. [LISTEN TO PART II]