WNED PBS Health and Wellness

Tragedy and Hope: Stories of Painkiller Addiction

Season 3 Episode 1 | 26m 49s Video has closed captioning.

Tragedy and Hope: Stories of Painkiller Addiction is part of a larger community effort called “Project Hope”. Addiction to prescription painkillers among young adults is growing at an alarming rate in Western New York. In order to address this epidemic, BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York has formed a community outreach initiative to increase public awareness of painkiller addiction.

Aired: 11/12/13

Rating: TV-G

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Funding for Tragedy and Hope has been provided by Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Western New York - who is committed to healthy changes to our community.