Recovering addicts in Dayton, Ohio share their stories of losing loved ones to overdoses and battling their own addictions to heroin, fentanyl and other common drugs.
The United States of Addiction: Deadly Counterfeit Pain Pills Investigated; New Black Market Drug Causing Overdoses?; Ground Zero of the Opioid Crisis; Inside the Fatality of Addiction
The Doctors share an important step that you can take in battling the crisis.
Our United States of Addiction series continues with OB/GYN Dr. Nita Landry and Judge Mary Chrzanowski visit with a group of recovering addicts in Dayton, Ohio, where they share their harrowing stories.
The Doctors investigate the United States of Addiction by traveling to ground zero of the opioid epidemic
90 percent of drug deaths in Ohio are caused by fentanyl, which has the one of the highest overdose death rates in the country. OB/GYN Dr. Nita Landry and Judge Mary Chrzanowski head to Dayton, Ohio to learn about this first hand.
Everyone that OB/GYN Dr. Nita Landry and Judge Mary Chrzanowski spoke with in Ohio warned that the opioid crisis will get worse before it gets better. How can we get Fentanyl off the streets?
OB/GYN Dr. Nita Landry and Judge Mary Chrzanowski go door-to-door with police in Dayton with their Grow Blitz campaign that offers recovery efforts to addicts in hopes of saving their lives.
The Doctors continue with our United States of Addiction series, this time examining black market prescription pills.
The Doctors producer Leslie Marcus meets with DEA agents who share just how hard it is to spot black market “prescription” pills that people are buying on the streets.
The Doctors discuss the severity of the opioid epidemic that’s affected the United States. ER physician Dr. Travis Stork shares how people can get addicted from just one opioid prescription.