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Out of the darkness: How Nathan Pickering overcame suicidal thoughts, substance abuse
Pickering was transparent about his suicide attempt, nicotine and marijuana abuse in hopes of helping other. He is also a mental health advocate. The 6-foot-4 defensive tackle has committed to play for Mississipi State University and plans to continue his mission of ending the stigma
about mental health.
Personal stories drive home aim of
opioid abuse campaign.
Devin Reaves shared his personal story in a video as part of Independence Blue Cross Foundation’s “Someone You Know” public awareness campaign to help others. "...even though they’re a big business they care and they put their money where their mouth is and I respect and appreciate that.”
How to Fight Opioid Addiction From
Someone Who's Been There
Rodrigo Garcia was a nurse anesthetist who became addicted to hydrocodone after an ankle fracture. He abused his position to fuel his addiction until a brave soul reported him. Today, he's helping other medical professionals who find themselves in the same position