Josh Tilton

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Josh Tilton is a digital content producer at KSL NewsRadio. Contact him at jtilton@ksl.com.

How an intervention could save an addict in your life

If you've never seen "Intervention" on A&E, you might not be aware of the cost family members are willing to go to get their loved ones rid of addiction.
3 years ago

A guide to being grateful through the holiday season

Being grateful during the holidays may seem like an easy notion to participate in but for many, this time of the year brings additional stress.
3 years ago

Alcohol abuse leads to a new beginning for Utah man

After being introduced to alcohol at 10-years-old, Enos is now trying to piece together a life of alcohol abuse, shame, and embarrassment.
3 years ago

Recovery program helps Utah teenager find light in darkness

Sidnee Kassing thought her life had become unbearable after a recent fight with her parents — until they found the perfect recovery program.
3 years ago

How mindfulness can be another tool to curb addiction

Mindfulness is one of the most underrated tools many are overlooking in suppressing addiction within those who have a substance use disorder.
3 years ago

Pornography addiction almost destroys a Utah man’s life

Jacob thought he could hide his pornography addiction forever. Until it started tearing away at every part of his life.
3 years ago

How relapse shapes an addict’s path to recovery

During an addict's journey back to living clean, no word causes as much stress as 'relapse'.
3 years ago

Opioid addiction causes a Utah woman to spiral out of control

Lizzy was very physically active growing up. She ran track, played soccer, and was a cheerleader. As she looks back, there were no signs that she would succumb to opioid addiction.
3 years ago

Substance abuse disorders no longer hiding in the shadows

With the help of the non-profit organization, USARA, and the state-run campaign, Use Only as Directed, Utahns are becoming more aware of the recovery process, as well as avoiding addiction altogether.
3 years ago

Substance abuse cripples a Utah woman for decades

Substance abuse can take on many faces. Faces of fear, worry, horror, and unfortunately, bliss. Felicia Marie knows the effects of that substance abuse first hand. By the age of seven, Felicia had started smoking cigarettes, witnessed the divorce of her mom and dad, and saw how substance abuse could corrupt a family. She grew […]
3 years ago

How opioid addiction has plagued a Utah woman and her family

Opioid addiction never hid its face from Andrea Sorensen and her family. It also never stopped her from feeling unconditional love. Even throughout the years, when the addiction began to deteriorate her family from the inside, she says always felt loved. “When I was younger growing up, [addiction] started with my dad. My dad was […]
3 years ago

How a homeless Utah woman became SL County office receptionist

Destiny Garcia joins the Project Recovery podcast to describe how she overcame addiction and became the receptionist for the SL County Mayor's office.
3 years ago

Alcohol addiction seen through the eyes of a parent

“I’m done with you.” Those were almost the last words Mike Scott ever said to his son after another fight broke out because of his son’s alcohol addiction. Hours later, Mike’s son would crash into a vehicle carrying a family of four after running a red light. That son was Casey Scott, popular broadcast personality […]
3 years ago

Drug addiction pushes Utah man to the edge of suicide

Rob had just become homeless, was suffering from drug addiction, separated from his wife, and could only see his daughter, Sophie, under supervision.
3 years ago

Alcohol addiction drives Utah man to rock bottom, but eventually, solace

Cole Thorpe began to put pressure on the trigger. In a matter of seconds, his whole life changed after suffering from alcohol addiction for years.
3 years ago

Anti-porn speaker details his pornography addiction battle

Garrett Jonsson, who now works to help others break the cycle of pornography addiction, believes technology encouraged an obsession to spiral.
3 years ago

Utah woman speaks about life after losing her husband to addiction

A shoulder surgery left Brian addicted to opioids that would eventually take his life -- now his wife, Emily, is picking up the pieces.
3 years ago

‘Golden Boy’-turned-addict finds newfound life after prison

After a softball game, Tyler Hansen was introduced to the pain reliever, Lortab, and six months later, he found himself addicted to heroin and on his way to serving a three-year prison sentence.
3 years ago

Tackling suicide prevention in Utah with Jon Gossett

In the span of two weeks, two people in Tooele, UT had committed suicide -- that's when Jon and Tracy Gossett realized they needed to do something to make a change.
3 years ago

The rise and fall of alcohol addiction with Evaun Mawyer

Evaun Mawyer was once on top of the world and living a lavish lifestyle until alcohol addiction tore it all down.
3 years ago

Former missionary finds hope after becoming an addict

Josh Lynch was once a missionary but now raises awareness surrounding drug and alcohol abuse after years of suffering from his addiction to heroin.
3 years ago

Justin Osmond describes feeling alone in a world full of music

Surrounded by screaming fans at Madison Square Garden, Justin Osmond watched his dad and uncles onstage perform some of the hits that made the Osmonds mega-stars of the 1970s.
3 years ago

Draper firefighter hit by car while helping at crash expected to make ‘full recovery’

A Draper City Battalion Chief is expected to make a full recovery after being hit by a vehicle while assisting a car accident on I-15 last night.
4 years ago

Is Gruden the only drawback for the Raiders coming to Utah?

As Utahns begin to imagine a world where the Oakland Raiders could make a move to SLC, there's only one thing dampening Utah's spirits -- Jon Gruden.
4 years ago