WATCH: Opioid Crisis

It's a problem that medical experts say has grown to epidemic proportions across the country...opioid addiction.

On this edition of Northwest Now, we take a closer look at this epidemic and see what's being done to keep people from the pitfalls of drug addiction, especially those who became addicted through taking medically prescribed painkillers.

The video is also available at the KBTC website.

Written: 
April 19, 2017