Are We All Getting High? (Part One)

Russell Dixon was an all-American boy well on his way to realizing his childhood dream of becoming a major league baseball player for his hometown team, the Houston Astros, but the pressure of being a professional athlete led to an addiction that nearly cost him his life. Also, one of the world’s leading experts on the neuroscience of addiction, Stanford University’s Dr. Anna Lembke, breaks down exactly what’s happening inside the brains of 40 million Americans dealing with some form of unhealthy compulsion.

Watch our full video interviews with Russell Dixon and Dr. Anna Lembke:

One thing that’s becoming painfully apparent is that all of us are junkies of some kind, strung out on steady streams of dopamine.

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New York Times bestseller “Dopamine Nation: Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence” by Dr. Anna Lembke