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The Neuroscience of Addiction/San Francisco's Corruption/SFJazz High School All-Stars

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Stanford’s Dr. Anna Lembke talks about the neuroscience of pain, pleasure, and addition and her new book Dopamine Nation: Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence.

PLUS: We’ll get an update from Mission Local’s Joe Eskenazi on San Francisco’s broadening corruption scandal and general dysfunction.

AND . . . We'll talk with SFJAZZ High School All-Star Sean Huang about making music with others during a pandemic.

Hosts: Grace Won, Ethan Elkind

Producer: Wendy Holcombe

Guests:

Dr. Anna Lembke - Medical director of Addiction Medicine at Stanford University. She is the author of Drug Dealer, MD, about the opioid crisis, as well as her new book, Dopamine Nation:  Finding Balance in the Age of Indulgence.

Joe Eskenazi - Managing Editor of Mission Local.

Sean Huang - Bay Area high schooler and Saxophonist in the SF Jazz High School All-Stars. Their new album can be found here.

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