Travis Rieder NPR coverage of Travis Rieder: News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
NPR logo Travis Rieder

Travis Rieder

Books by Travis Rieder

Travis Rieder has written books about:

NPR stories about Travis Rieder

Travis Rieder, author of In Pain: A Bioethicist's Personal Struggle With Opioids, says none of the doctors who prescribed opioids for his waves of "fiery" or "electrical" pain taught him how to safely taper his use of the drugs when he wanted to quit. Stockbyte/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Stockbyte/Getty Images

Motorcycle Crash Shows Bioethicist The Dark Side Of Quitting Opioids Alone

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/738952129/739560295" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript