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How Richard Warner (Ryan’s dad) got on and off – and on and off – pain pills

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Richard Ryan Warner
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Richard Warner and his son, Colorado Matters host Ryan Warner.

In a new Colorado Matters series, “On Pain,” we hear how people are successfully managing their pain. And how they’re not. To get things started, Sr. Host Ryan Warner sat down with his father who needed painkillers after accidents and major surgeries– then found himself hooked. Richard Warner shares his path to sobriety and healthy pain management.