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Connections: Recovery and Response to Opioid Crisis

In this special edition of Connections, we address the opioid epidemic in New York State.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 01:42:11


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Geriatric Addiction a Growing Problem

Opioid addiction is rising for Americans over the age of 50.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:04:48


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NEW YORK'S OPIOID CRISIS LOGOS

NEW YORK'S OPIOID CRISIS LOGOS

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:00:00


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Special Programming: The Opioid Crisis - The Ripple Effect

WXXI, ideastream in Cleveland and Oregon Public Broadcasting produced an hourlong talk show about the opioid crisis that aired in all three markets at the same time.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:51:57


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NYOC Promos - Localizable

Example NYOC Promo showing how WXXI localized it at the end

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:00:30


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Connections: Author Lisa Hillman and her book, Secret No More

In WXXI News' daily talk show, author Lisa Hillman shares her personal story of raising a child with an addiction.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:47:18


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Second Opinion | Patient Story | Cynthia Scudo

Cynthia Scudo is a mother of 8 and grandmother of 20. She is also an addict.

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Duration: 00:01:44


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Second Opinion | Myth or Medicine | Opioid Overdose

Do people die immediately when they take an opioid overdose? Find out on this segment of Myth or Medicine.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:01:47


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Second Opinion | Myth or Medicine | Addiction To Pain Meds

On this segment of Myth or Medicine: Do pain medications lead to addiction?

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:20


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Second Opinion | Medical Innovations | Buprenorphine Implant (Long Version)

The buprenorphine implant can help treat addiction to opioid drugs, including heroin and narcotic painkillers, by eliminating the daily reminder to take the prescription.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:56


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Second Opinion | Medical Innovations | Buprenorphine Implant

The buprenorphine implant can help treat addiction to opioid drugs, including heroin and narcotic painkillers, by eliminating the daily reminder to take the prescription.

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Duration: 00:01:48


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Second Opinion | Community Conversation Starters | What is Addiction?

What is addiction, and why do some people become addicted, and some people don’t?

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:08


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Second Opinion | Community Conversation Starters | Heroin Overdose

It is heartbreaking to hear a story about a person who relapses after going through addiction treatment.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:46


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Second Opinion | Community Conversation Starters | Addiction Treatment

It is very difficult for someone to recover from drug addiction without proper treatment.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:03:27


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Second Opinion - Overdose: Inside the Epidemic

Just eight weeks after their son Patrick died of a heroin overdose, Mary and Joe Mullin courageously share their story in this Second Opinion one-hour special.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:56:46


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Need To Know: Heroin & The Opioid Epidemic

One family's experience with heroin in Rochester

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:28:00


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Carrying Narcan, a community call to action

From elected officials and librarians to family members and everyday citizens, many members of the community are coming together and starting to carry the overdose-reversing drug Narcan.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:04:16


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What about all the patients already on opioids?

Some chronic pain patients are being affected by the opioid crisis.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:04:54


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New York's Opioid Crisis Social Media Images

New York's Opioid Crisis Social Media Images

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New York's Opiod Crisis Web Banners

New York's Opiod Crisis Web Banners

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Duration: 0


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Opioid crisis has growing cost for businesses and their employees

Abuse of opioid drugs has cost the U.S. a lot of money in a number of ways. As part of our series, “Opioid Crisis: The Ripple Effect,” WXXI’s Randy Gorbman looks at the impact on business, particularly the construction industry.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:04:17


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Trafficking, prostitution and addiction

One woman's story of how she finds herself trapped in a cycle of addiction and prostitution.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:07:01


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Where can people recovering from addiction find work?

Coffee Connection in Rochester, New York, could be the perfect fit for a job-seeker who also happens to be in recovery.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:03:44


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Detox bed shortage complicates fight against opioid epidemic

Monroe County in upstate New York is dealing with a shortage in detox beds.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:06:15


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Second Opinion: Addiction to Pain Medications

What usually starts innocently enough as taking pain medication appropriately prescribed by a doctor, can turn into a deadly addiction for some. Jennifer Matesa shares her story of the darkest days of her addiction to her recovery on this addition of Second Opinion.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:26:46


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Opioids From Inside

A film that follows the journeys of three women whose lives have been forever changed as result of their addiction to opioids.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:26:46


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Second Opinion: Opioids to Heroin Addiction

Experts say the heroin epidemic, which is a growing problem nationwide, is largely spurred by people who first become addicted to prescribed opiate pain medications. As the pills become more expensive and harder to obtain, people move on to the cheaper and more potent high that heroin can provide. Cynthia Scudo, grandmother of twenty, shares the story of hip pain that ended with a nine-year addiction to heroin.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:26:46


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Second Opinion: Drug Overdose

Joseph and Mary Mullin share their heart-wrenching story of their son Patrick's addiction.

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:26:46


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Second Opinion 5: Pain Medication Abuse

On this segment of Second Opinion 5: What are the five signs of opioid pain medication abuse?

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:01:59


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Second Opinion 5: Opioid Use Disorder

Patrick Seche is here to tell you five early signs of opioid use disorder.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:26


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Second Opinion | Community Conversation Starters | What Does Addiction Feel Like?

Hear one woman describes what is feels like to be in the throes of addiction.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:15


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Second Opinion | Community Conversation Starters | Heroin Addiction

Heroin is opioid based just as many pain medications are.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:02:03


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Need To Know: Heroin, Opioids & North Clinton Avenue

A look into the opioid crisis in Rochester

Type: Full Program

Duration: 00:28:00


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Opioid addiction can set off chain reaction through family

The devastation of opioids can have a far reach.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:03:48


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Rochester residents fight back in war on drugs

Residents of Rochester’s North Clinton Avenue neighborhood are fighting to reclaim their community from drugs.

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:07:48