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SGR Ep193 - BART Junkies; San Francisco Bay Area’s Drug Epidemic

SGR Ep193 - BART Junkies; San Francisco Bay Area’s Drug Epidemic

When you come across many of the BART stations and corridors connecting the transit system, what you see may be a shock to you. You see homeless people lined up stretching the span of the corridors, many of which are active drug users actively using drugs in plain view, vomit, needles, feces, urine, and garbage that has been left behind.

SGR Ep171 - Drug Injection Sites Approved in San Francisco

SGR Ep171 - Drug Injection Sites Approved in San Francisco

The San Francisco Health Commission voted unanimously to support the opening of safe "Drug Injection Sites". According to the commission and the projects supporters, this will offer intravenous drug users a clean and safe place to inject drugs. What are your thoughts?

SGR Ep141 - TJ Woodward - The 3 Root Causes of Addiction

SGR Ep141 - TJ Woodward - The 3 Root Causes of Addiction

In this episode with spiritual leader and addiction counselor TJ Woodward, we discuss the LGBT recovery community, the 3 root causes of addiction, and religion vs. spirituality. 

SGR Ep120 - Dr. John Mendelson

SGR Ep120 - Dr. John Mendelson

Dr. John Mendelson is an addiction specialist and professor of medicine at UCSF. John has an extensive background in addiction treatment, operating multiple methadone clinics in the poverty and drug inflicted area of the Tenderloin in San Francisco.

TSGP Ep79 - What Can I Do About My Anger?

TSGP Ep79 - What Can I Do About My Anger?

Anger is a feeling. We all have experienced the feeling of anger in our lives. But how do we deal with it? Anger can sometimes make us do irrational things, or make us say things we later regret. In this episode, we discuss...