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A Hopeful Future – War and Drugs: Veteran Battles Ep 3

5/31/2018
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What does the future look like for veterans recovering after wartime? We investigate promising new approaches to veteran care, including MDMA-assisted therapy, and how these may impact the future for struggling veterans. There is always hope for recovery. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:17:23

The Fallout – War and Drugs: Veteran Battles Ep 2

5/1/2018
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Once the war is over, a new battle begins. Veterans returning home from war face many challenges, including PTSD, coping with injuries, and insufficient resources to help them adjust to day-to-day living outside the military. Many veterans turn to alcohol and drugs to cope with these difficult issues, which can complicate or derail the healing process. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence....

Duration:00:17:36

From Tank to Tanked – War and Drugs: Veteran Battles Ep 1

3/30/2018
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Drugs and war have a long history together. For centuries, drugs have been used by soldiers during wartime, often at the encouragement of their leaders. Why was drug use encouraged during war? What drugs are most commonly used during war? We explore these questions and more in this episode! Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:16:31

Compromised Consent – Sex and Drugs: The Full Story Ep 2

2/26/2018
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Drugs and alcohol are distinctly involved in sexual assault because they can undermine a person's ability to give full consent. What is the fallout for survivors of drug-fueled rape, and how can we work together to protect each other from these experiences? Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:18:31

Your Nose Knows Something You Don't – 5 Surprising Facts About Marijuana

1/15/2018
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It's weird, it's unpredictable, and it's linked with schizophrenia (yes, really). The effects can be different for everyone, and the smell of marijuana can tell you a lot more about a particular strain than you might think. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:19:04

New Year's Day: Sobering Up After the Holidays

12/29/2017
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Hangovers are the worst. Is there any way to cure them? Our friend Dan explains what hangovers are, why they hurt so much, and what we can do to get better, faster. As you head into the new year, make sure you're armed with drinking facts so that you can have a good time and, most importantly, stay safe. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:14:36

Everyday Ways We Can Help – The Opioid Overdose Epidemic Ep 5

12/18/2017
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The opioid crisis affects everyone, and we all need to work together to end it. We discuss advice for how to help and reasons to hold onto hope in the midst of this epidemic. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:36:10

The Opioid Overdose Epidemic - Episode 4

11/29/2017
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We've looked at the crisis from many perspectives, but what about the people who it affects the most? Stephanie Muzzy is a recovering heroin addict, and she shared her own experiences with addiction and this epidemic, from multiple overdoses to finding sobriety. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:34:54

The Opioid Overdose Epidemic - Episode 3

11/20/2017
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The healthcare industry has taken drastic steps to try to alleviate these overdose rates, but how effective have these efforts been? What options to doctors have to help curb overprescribing and help people who genuinely need painkillers to cope? Dr. Stephen Grinstead describes the medical perspective on this crisis and his own efforts to help. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence....

Duration:00:18:40

The Opioid Overdose Epidemic - Episode 2

11/1/2017
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How has the opioid crisis affected law enforcement? What kinds of efforts are being made within U.S. police departments to curb this epidemic? Detective Nicole Lucas explains how her department has made a dent in this ongoing struggle. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:17:01

The Opioid Overdose Epidemic - Episode 1

7/24/2017
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This series will explore the current opioid crisis from numerous perspectives, from law enforcement and health care to a personal story of firsthand experience. We kick off this series with a personal opioid experimentation story that is all-too-common in the current crisis: My first (and last) time taking Percocet. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/

Duration:00:16:53

Your Brain on Drugs - Episode 4

7/21/2017
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Your Brain on Drugs will walk you through the various ways that drugs work in the brain, including why certain drugs can be deadly and others are just plain weird. In our final episode I sit down with Dr. Scott Salomone again to talk about what addiction can do to the brain and the possibility of recovery from substance abuse. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence....

Duration:00:22:16

Your Brain on Drugs - Episode 3

7/14/2017
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Your Brain on Drugs will walk you through the various ways that drugs work in the brain, including why certain drugs can be deadly and others are just plain weird. For this episode we continue our drug talk with Dr. Ben, but this time we'll be touching on the weird drugs: marijuana and psychedelics. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/your-brain-on-drugs-ep-3/

Duration:00:28:26

Your Brain on Drugs - Episode 2

7/7/2017
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Your Brain on Drugs will walk you through the various ways that drugs work in the brain, including why certain drugs can be deadly and others are just plain weird. This second episode features an interview with neuroscience addiction researcher Ben Romoli where we discuss how particular drugs affect the brain, including why certain drugs can be especially deadly. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence....

Duration:00:31:14

Your Brain on Drugs - Episode 1

6/29/2017
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Your Brain on Drugs will walk you through the various ways that drugs work in the brain, including why certain drugs can be deadly and others are just plain weird. In this episode I sit down with Dr. Scott Salomone to discuss how the brain works and how drugs generally disrupt normal functioning to produce their effects. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence....

Duration:00:23:34

9 Popular Drug Myths - Episode 3

6/26/2017
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9 Popular Drug Myths explores some common drug rumors by looking at current research. This final episode will examine ecstasy brain holes, the effectiveness of coffee to sober a person up, and the hidden risks associated with marijuana. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. http://www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/9-popular-drug-myths-ep-3/

Duration:00:20:36

9 Popular Drug Myths - Episode 2

6/15/2017
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9 Popular Drug Myths explores some common drug rumors by looking at current research. This second episode looks at LSD in spinal fluid, the veil of safety around prescription drugs, and the stereotypes that surround addiction. Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-t…drug-myths-ep2/

Duration:00:20:23

9 Popular Drug Myths - Episode 1

6/9/2017
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9 Popular Drug Myths explores some common drug rumors by looking at current research. This episode looks at single-use heroin addiction, alcohol risks, and the so-called addiction "cure." Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that investigates the reality behind drug use and abuse by examining the evidence. http://www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/9-popular-drug-myths-ep1/

Duration:00:18:09

Alcohol & Pop Culture - Episode 2

5/19/2017
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This episode examines factors that contribute to the high rates of alcohol abuse and the problematic fallout of this influence. * * * * * Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that takes an in-depth look at substance abuse in an accurate, digestible way. Using simple language to articulate complex processes, Let's Talk Drugs aims to share up-to-date research with all listeners. http://www.projectknow.com/podcasts/lets-talk-drugs/alcohol-pop-culture-ep-2/

Duration:00:24:20

Episode 1 - Alcohol & Pop Culture (part 1)

4/17/2017
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This episode takes a detailed look at alcohol abuse and its effects on the body and mind. * * * * * Let's Talk Drugs is a podcast that takes an in-depth look at substance abuse in an accurate, digestible way. Using simple language to articulate complex processes, Let's Talk Drugs aims to share up-to-date research with all listeners. http://www.projectknow.com/podcast/alcohol-pop-culture-ep-1/

Duration:00:12:57