Inside the Opioid Addiction Crisis - And How to End It
ISBN10: 1250196264 ISBN13: 9781250196262 Contributors: Foster, Claire Rudy (Contributor) Publisher: All Point Book Published: Aug 28 2018 Pages: 290 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 8.55" Width: 6.00" Depth: 1.10" Language: English
Nearly every American knows someone who has been affected by the opioid crisis. Addiction is a trans-partisan issue that impacts individuals from every walk of life. Millions of Americans, tired of watching their loved ones die while politicians ignore this issue. Where is the solution? Where is the hope? Where's the outrage?
Ryan Hampton is a young man who has made addiction and recovery reform his life's mission. Through the wildly successful non-profit organization Facing Addiction, Hampton has been rocketed to the center of America's rising recovery movement--quickly emerging as the de facto leader of the national conversation on addiction. He understands firsthand how easy it is to develop a dependency on opioids, and how destructive it can quickly become. Now, he is waging a permanent campaign to change our way of thinking about and addressing addiction in this country.