Prescribing with care: How doctors use medication to combat opioid addiction

Steve Smrha began his medical career with what he thought was a reasonable goal: to help patients with drug addictions stop using drugs. “Completely sober for the rest of your life,” as Smrha described it. But it didn’t take long for him to realize “completely sober” isn’t always possible

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Chicago Riding on Fixed Gear: Bike Equity on the South Side

Andrew Bermudez collects bicycles throughout the Chicagoland area, sorting damaged and undamaged bikes as a volunteer coordinator at Working Bikes. Along with Bermudez, volunteers Nick Kapaun and Christopher Miller follow the Working Bikes mission of bringing back to life bicycles that are abandoned or no longer being used.

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