August 09, 2018 at 5:30 am

K2, also known as synthetic marijuana, is wreaking havoc in the Bronx as overdoses spike. What are the next steps to combat the epidemic? A Latino community in New York says “no más,” as it fights the war against opioids. One recovering heroin addict credits a stay behind bars with helping her get clean and sober. We have her story.

Aired on August 8, 2018.

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