Health and Wellness

Addicted to Addicts: Survival 101

Denise Krochta

Addicted to Addicts: Survival 101 – Randy Grimes (retired Tampa Bay Buccaneer) discusses Prescription Drugs and Sports (NFL and the DEA

This week the topic of the show interview is the prevalence of Prescription Drug Use and Abuse in the NFL (National Football League) and sports, in general Denise interviews Randy Grimes, former linebacker for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, on his experience with this topic.  Randy Grimes became addicted to prescription drugs and talks about the access to them as well as why it was difficult to say no to the drugs.
What about high school sports and our kids?  Denise talks with Randy on this topic too.  Randy is now a treatment advocate and spokesperson for Behavioral Health of the Palm Beaches as well as an interventionist with Interventions Now.
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