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Opioids: Anatomy of a Health Crisis

Season 31 Episode 10 | 25m 30s

The Opioid crisis is one of the largest epidemics of addiction ever recorded in the United States. Each day more than 200 people in the US die after overdosing on Opiods that include prescription pain relievers, heroin and synthetic drugs such as fentanyl. In Pennsylvania alone there has been a 64% increase in overdose deaths from 2015 to 2017.

Aired: 02/13/19

Rating: NR

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