Nevada Week

Chronic Pain and Opioids: A Double Crisis

Season 1 Episode 42 | 26m  | Video has closed captioning.

The opioid crisis tops national and local headlines as death rates from overdoses continue to climb. In response, policymakers have put tighter restrictions on prescriptions. What does this mean for the thousands of Nevadans who use prescription opioids to manage chronic pain?

Aired: 06/07/19

Rating: NR

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Nevada Week is a local public television program presented by Vegas PBS.