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#OpiateCrisis @LateNightParent

March 12, 201754 min
Join Ted Hicks and Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses the latest trends and game changers in parenting, technology, education, sports & product reviews. (Dr. Michele Reed is away at a conference in Phoenix, AZ.)

Segment 1
The Opiate crisis in America is a complicated, multifaceted crisis reaching a tipping point. Since 2000, according to the CDC, The US is experiencing an epidemic of drug overdose (poisoning) deaths. Since 2000, the rate of deaths from opiate drug overdoses has increased 200%. As an example, last week over 52 cases of opioid overdose were reported in Louisville KY in 32 hours.

What is causing this?

Medical Correspondent Dr. Pawan Grover discusses the growing epidemic of the nation’s opioid crisis.

Dr. Grover pulls back the curtain of how big medicine works so you can empower your listeners to understand what's really going on and will explain why there is an explosion of the heroin crisis in America. The answer will not be what you expe

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