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FEATURING KEVIN LYMAN – The opioid crisis in the US continues to grow and claim lives, and Congress and the White House continue their inaction with a lack of real funding initiatives. So organizations and individuals around the nation have started to fill in the gap of government responses.

One such person is my guest Kevin Lyman, who is not in the public health sector, but in the music industry. Spurred by the lack of awareness about what opioids are and how they can cause addiction, Lyman has started an ambitious project to take on this critical issue called Preventum/FEND Initiative.

For more information visit and download the app PreventumFEND there.

Kevin Lyman, Founder of the Vans Warped tour which is the largest traveling music festival in the United States, and co-creator of the Preventum/FEND initiative.

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