The Town at the Epicenter of California’s Massive Earthquake Feels Forgotten
"I'm young, I just got this house, I worked hard for this house, and now an earthquake is possibly going to take it out."
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin
Making Peace with the Heroin Addict I Used to Be
Getting off heroin is one thing, facing the consequences and damage of the years you spent on drugs is another.
This Is What it's Like to Overdose on Heroin Nine Times
And then finally stop.
What an Addiction Doctor Wants You to Know About Treating Addiction
Some advice on how best to support your loved ones.
As Ocean Predators Recover, Humans Need to Learn to Coexist
It’s great that sharks, whales, and sea otters are bouncing back in some marine areas. But it may also increase human-wildlife conflicts.
Life After Heroin Is Beautiful and Boring
One of the hardest lessons around being sober is learning to appreciate the ordinary, the mundane, the normal.
The Privacy and Perception Issue
Online, I'm the Picture of Health. Offline, I Have a Chronic Illness
I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease at 19—but you'd never guess that from scrolling through my Instagram feed.