Courageous of to share personal family struggle with #opioidcrisis. Reminder that #drugabuse is a national problem. New #prevention strategies.
Public health officials don't tend to share intimate personal stories. The new CDC director has given only a handful of interviews, but he shared this close-to-home story about opioids with city + county health officials. w/
Withdrugs it’s frequently the direct personal family experience that impacts on policy. The CDC director’s deeply personal reason for fighting opioids: His son nearly died of an overdose