Hear firsthand from individuals struggling with addiction and follow the cutting-edge work of doctors and scientists as they investigate why addiction is not a moral failing, but a chronic, treatable medical condition. Easy access to drugs like heroin, fentanyl, and even prescription medications like OxyContin has fueled an epidemic of addiction—the deadliest in U.S. history.
A Coal Miner's Story of Addiction and Recovery
Why Addiction Stigma Stops Patients from Seeking Treatment
Canada’s Bold Steps to Reduce Opioid Overdoses
Helping Children Born Dependent on Opioids
How a Teenager's Opioid Prescription Led to Dependence
The Science of Opioid Addiction and Treatment
Former Opioid User Discusses Withdrawal and Recovery