After 1,095 opioid-related deaths in Northeast Ohio in 2016, officials are calling it the public health crisis of our time. We examine the impact of the opioid problem, how it’s infecting the region and the solutions needed to recover.
Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner Dr. Thomas Gilson talks about the fight against opioids, the benefits of Narcan and what might be next.
Three individuals who wrestled with opioids talk to us about finding sobriety.
After losing her daughter to an overdose, Sheryl Hirsh has become an advocate for those we've lost.
Four leaders discuss how to combat the opioid crisis in Northeast Ohio.
A new Ohio law will impact how many opioids are prescribed by doctors.
Advice on how to manage prescribed opioid use.
Three local doctors show us alternative treatments to opioids.
Greg McNeil turned the loss of his son into a lesson for all.
After struggling to get sober, Gina Bonaminio helps others with addiction find their way.
Parma firefighter and paramedic David Knecht has been on the front lines for more than 20 years.
The DEA's Keith Martin takls about fentanyl, drug routes and more.
A man who uses heroin shares his story.