S45 E12: Addiction

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.
Aired: 9/25/2018 | 0:53:45 | Expires: 10/16/2027
You may also like
  • Rivers of Life
  • Return to the Wild: The Christopher McCandless Story
  • Breakthrough: The Ideas That Changed the World
  • To Catch a Comet
  • Peril and Promise
©2019 WNET All Rights Reserved.   825 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY 10019