Trapped: Understanding Addiction

Episode 0: Introduction

August 16, 2021 Ahana Wokhlu Episode 0
Trapped: Understanding Addiction
Episode 0: Introduction
Show Notes

Welcome to my podcast! Addiction is a widespread problem, and it is the basis for many of the leading causes of preventable death in the United States. ​​The purpose of this series is to debunk common misconceptions about substance use disorders and to understand the science behind them. We will learn which treatments are effective, why reducing stigma is important, and how current policy might be improved to more effectively combat this growing epidemic.