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Overdosed – The Film

This episode is an interview with two of the producers of a new feature-length documentary by Award-winning Editor Mary Sue Connolly.  The film is an 80-minute documentary set in the small town of Petersburg, West Virginia, a rural community tragically impacted by the opioid epidemic in our country.  Why West Virginia?  Because West Virginia was…

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After Rehab – an Interview with Author Kathy Dion

Kathy Dion has worked inside the addiction arena for more than 20 years.  She’s worked with addicts and rehab facilities.  She is a certified specialist in addiction.  In her book – After Rehab – A Simple Guide to Aid in Lasting Sobriety – she gives 10 simple tips on how to help maintain sobriety and…

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Michael DeLeon – The #1 booked school presenter on Drugs and Vaping

Make sure you are sitting down and are prepared for an emotional roller coaster ride with Micheal DeLeon’s story.  The story of addiction and crime and redemption doesn’t get any more astounding than this.  Pot, heroin, cocaine, opioids, prison, gangs, rehab, it’s all here. And here is a man who has not only turned his…

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A Father’s Story

Jason is traveling to visit his folks but recently we had a father reach out on our Facebook page with the story of his son’s addiction and treatment.  We thought you would like to hear his story.  As we’ve touched on over and over again, addiction affects those around the addict almost more than it…

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Experts say…

A white paper was published in May wherein over 100 people who had done the New Life Detoxification Program (one of the components of the Narconon program) were examined and surveyed and the results are quite telling.  The experts have said it, not just Jason and Joanie.  If you have questions, it’s worth a read.  …

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The Worldwide View of Addiction

Jason just came back from LA where he met with people in rehab from Narconon’s across the world.  He also got to see parts of Los Angeles that are rife with homeless and drug addiction.  Also more of our views on the use of methadone and suboxone as solutions.

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Author Dave Chase – Our Healthcare System Crisis and Opioids

Dave Chase is – among other things – the author of a new book – The Opioid Crisis Wake-up Call.  This book is available as a free download at healthrosetta.org.  In it, he talks about how the healthcare system is contributing to the opioid crisis in this country and how some large companies are combatting…

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The Only Regret is Doing Nothing

We’re heading into the holidays.  This is the time of year when some the friends and families of addicts don’t want to “rock the boat” because they think that if they and the addict can just get through the holiday, all will be different.  The wrong thing to do is nothing.  If you know someone…

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Spice is Nice and Pot is Legal

Joanie and Jason talk about the K2 (spice) overdoses in Connecticut – 76 at one park all at virtually the same time. “More than 70 people overdosed in or around a historic Connecticut park near the Yale University campus on Wednesday after receiving what authorities believe was synthetic marijuana laced with the powerful opioid fentanyl….

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Celebrities are People Too

We have spoken many times about the tragedy of the death of some of our most beloved musicians, actors, sports figures and other artists due to drug addiction and ultimately overdose.  This episode is an interview with Fabian Padro and Sam Hobson who run the Narconon facility in Ojai which is focused on providing the…

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