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January 9, 2023

The Opioid Epidemic Is Sweeping The Nation; This Is How We’re Fighting Back

Opioid use disorder has been on the rise in recent years, with opioid use making up 72% of all overdose deaths. Because of the dangerous nature of the prevalence of these drugs, the DEA has begun to crack down on the seizure of opioids, especially synthetic opioids such as fentanyl. In 2022 alone, the DEA seized over 379 million doses of fentanyl in an effort to reduce the tragic loss of life due to these deadly drugs. 

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December 18, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice Sits Down with Savvy Broadcasting to Discuss the Opioid Epidemic

Savvy Broadcasting interviews Cammie about the loss of her son, her new book, and everything she is doing to put an end to the opioid epidemic.

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December 12, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice Talks to Atlanta News First

From writing a book to creating a non-profit, Cammie is making sure she is doing all she can to keep families like hers from the heartbreak she carries every day.

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December 12, 2022

The Addiction Podcast Interviews Camiie Wolf Rice

Cammie talks about how she is stopping the opioid epidemic today and the future

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November 22, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice Gets Interviewed by NBC Indiana

Cammie joins NBC in Indiana to talk about the Care Coach position she helped create in hospitals, her son Christopher and her new book, The Flight.

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November 3, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice Shares About The Care Coach Position with Fox 59 Indiana

Cammie helped create a new position in hospitals to help patients with pain management. In this interview she shares all about the new Care Coach position.

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October 19, 2022

Atlanta’s 11 Alive Interviews Cammie on the New Life Care Specialist Role

Cammie, along with Dr. Mara Schenker, Chief of Orthopedics at Grady Hospital, discuss the new Life Care Specialist program created to help patients find alternative pain management solutions.

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October 19, 2022

Books by Women Feature an Excerpt from Cammie Wolf Rice’s The Flight.

Take an exclusive look at an excerpt from Chapter 1 of Cammie’s new book, The Flight: My Opioid Journey.

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October 4, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice on Positive Talk Radio

Cammie and host Kevin McDonald have an in-depth discussion about all the good she is doing against the opioid epidemic after losing her son Christopher to an overdose

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October 3, 2022

ABC Portland Interviews Cammie Wolf Rice about her new book and Overdose Awareness Day.

Watch Cammie share her son’s story and all about her campaign to teach others what she wished she would have known about the addictiveness of certain medication.

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September 26, 2022

A mother’s pain after son’s death leads to life care solutions

A brief recap and opinion on the book launch event written by Maria Saporta.

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September 19, 2022

The Opioid Public Health Crisis: One Mother’s Mission

Elaine Karas, founder of the Trauma Resource Institute tells how the Life Care Specialist is an innovative opioid addiction prevention idea.

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September 8, 2022

Cammie Shares Her Story and Mission with the American Addiction Center

Cammie joins other advocates and survivors to share about how addiction has affected them and what they are doing now to put a stop to Fentanyl and Opioid abuse

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September 2, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice on NBC Tampa Bay

Cammie Wolf Rice joins Gayle Guyardo on the nationally syndicated health and wellness show, Bloom, to share how she has devoted her life to stopping the opioid epidemic after losing her son.

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September 2, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice on the popular Discover Your Talent, Love What You Do Podcast – Tragedy Turned Into Purpose

Cammie sits down with Don Hutcheson to tell the story of how losing her son to an overdose sparked a fire inside her to fight the opioid epidemic

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September 1, 2022

Overdose Awareness Day

August 31 is Overdose Awareness Day. Cammie Wolf Rice, author and advocate, lost her son Christopher to an opioid overdose. Founder of the Christopher Wolf Crusade, her mission is to end addiction and prevent tragedies like this from happening.

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August 29, 2022

Cammie Wolf Rice on NBC Tallahassee

Cammie interviews with Sunrise Tallahassee, she shares about her new book, The Flight, and all she is doing to stop addiction and overdoses in the US.

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August 23, 2022

Cammie Joins NBC Milwaukee’s The Morning Blend To Share her Story on Overdose Awareness Day

Cammie bares all in a touching interview about the loss of her son, her efforts to stop the opioid epidemic and her new book detailing her journey.

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August 9, 2022

Purple- Christopher B. Wolf

This dedication is to Christopher, created by Daniel Bailey, "PURPLE" Featuring Jasmine Polland and brother Chase Browning.

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August 9, 2022

A Mother’s Love

Life has a way of placing us on paths we never imagined… forcing us to wrestle with giants we were never prepared to fight. I am in that phase of life right now. Facing the future with real purpose. My sweet Christopher is with me. I feel him. I hear him… each and every day.

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August 9, 2022

A Mother’s Love Part 2

Ever since I began to share my story, I’ve received such an outpouring of love, support, and genuine advice from family, friends, strangers, and more. I cannot express in words how grateful I am to have such loving people in my world.

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August 9, 2022

A Mother’s Love Part 3

As I reflect on the events that have occurred since my dear Christopher’s passing, I am overwhelmed with an array of emotions. To say that my steps have been ordered is an understatement. I know, without doubt that I am indeed in divine alignment with God’s plan.

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August 9, 2022

#wolfcrusade: Students Learn Sobering Truths At Big Sean’s Don Weekend

What could possibly motivate over two dozen teenagers to leave their beds during summer vacation on an early Saturday morning? Big Sean’s DON Weekend at the Boys and Girls Club of Southeastern Michigan.

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August 9, 2022

Cwc’s 1st year anniversary

It is with sincere gratitude that today, September 18, 2019, we celebrate the 1-year anniversary of the Christopher Wolf Crusade. When we founded CWC a year ago, we could have never imagined the depths to which our supporters would cover us with love and kindness. Your prayers, kind words, and love have helped us along this journey in more ways than you could ever know.

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August 9, 2022

Shatterproof rise up against addiction 5k walk/run

Today we walked in honor of Christopher Wolf and all those lives lost to the opioid epidemic.

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August 9, 2022

Usher’s new look in a pandemic world

Across the country, students are confronting challenges and uncertainty in nearly every aspect of their lives. Be it the anxiety of virtual instruction or the embodied stress of racial injustice and social unrest, increased resiliency and personal growth are reachable.

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August 9, 2022

Georgia public broadcasting, your fantastic mind

Cammie Wolf Rice discusses the stigma surrounding addiction. She explains how breaking the barriers will help a husband, a friend, a daughter, someone you might know, struggling with addiction.

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August 9, 2022

Heroin To Law School

Stories are an important part of our vision at CwC. Destigmatizing opioid addiction is a key part of the movement towards a solution and proper education surrounding the epidemic. When people tell their stories of addiction and experiences with opioids we move one step closer to a properly informed public.

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August 9, 2022

Dr. Mara’s Minutes… Episode One

Introducing Dr. Mara Minutes! Dr. Mara Schenker is an orthopaedic surgeon at Grady Memorial Hospital and is an Assistant Professor and Director of Orthopaedic Trauma Research at Emory University.

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June 23, 2022

Dr. Mara’s Minutes: Episode Two

Dr. Mara Schenker is an orthopaedic surgeon at Grady Memorial Hospital and is an Assistant Professor and Director of Orthopaedic Trauma Research at Emory University.

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June 23, 2022

Resiliency within Cammie Wolf Rice

Full interview of Cammie Wolf Rice, the founder of the Christopher Wolf Crusade, will share her journey as a mother who lost her beloved son, Christopher, to the Opioid Epidemic.

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June 23, 2022

Mentorit TV: America’s Opioid Crisis

Join Patricia Falco Beccalli as she interviews CwC founder Cammie Wolf Rice about the tragedy of losing her son and the realities of the opioid epidemic.

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June 23, 2022

Championing resiliency for youth

Thank you Resilient Georgia for allowing Christopher Wolf Crusade to share the work we’ve been doing over the past year

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June 23, 2022

Tragedy to vision

It started with a tragedy, and became a vision. Five years ago, Cammie Wolf Rice lost her son, Christopher Wolf, to an opiate overdose after prolonged use of pain medication prescribed following a number of surgeries.

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June 23, 2022

Trial Study

The latest publication from the Research Team- The effect of a Life Care Specialist on pain management and opioid-related outcomes among patients with orthopedic trauma: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial.

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June 23, 2022

A new approach to orthopedic post-operative pain

Dr. Kevin Pho features Dr. Jesse Seilernund Aspang and Dr. Mara Schenker on his podcast surrounding the article they cowrote, America’s prescription epidemic: Breaking an ancient promise.

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February 26, 2019

Transmuting Violence

Friendship is one of life’s greatest gifts. This piece discusses the wonderful relationship that Danielle Kirk and Cammie Wolf Rice have shared and the impact they have had on one another.

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The Flight: My Opioid Journey is a deep dive into Cammie Wolf Rice's story around the opioid epidemic and the loss of her son, Christopher.