Prescription for Addiction
According to recent research, nearly one in five teens admits to prescription drug abuse. The consequences of the readily available drugs are dire since many of these can be found in the medicine cabinet at home and are available to young children. This documentary highlights the cases of five teens who have struggled with prescription drug abuse.
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60-minute runtime; two-year copyright clearance.
Sept 5 at 4:00am ET/PT
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