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What tackling the opioid crisis will require

Clip: 10/16/2019 | 3m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

"The opioid epidemic is the greatest public health crisis of our generation," says clinical psychologist Navdeep Kang. But, he says, a lot of people struggle to get access to care, facing long wait times, when addiction should be treated just like any other chronic health condition. Kang gives his Brief but Spectacular take on rethinking addiction treatment.

Aired: 10/16/19

Rating: NR

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