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.
Former Opioid User Discusses Withdrawal and Recovery
How a Teenager's Opioid Prescription Led to Dependence
The Science of Opioid Addiction and Treatment
Canada’s Bold Steps to Reduce Opioid Overdoses
Helping Children Born Dependent on Opioids
Why Addiction Stigma Stops Patients from Seeking Treatment
A Coal Miner's Story of Addiction and Recovery