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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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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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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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NEW YORK'S OPIOID CRISIS LOGOS

NEW YORK'S OPIOID CRISIS LOGOS

Type: Segment

Duration: 00:00:00


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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.

Type: Segment

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