Opioids and the Pandemic

Special | 8m | Video has closed captioning.

The opioid crisis and COVID-19 pandemic are presenting challenges for families and communities. Opioid use affects respiratory and pulmonary health which may make those with opioid use disorders more susceptible to COVID-19. This has led to an increased need for health care and public health resources dedicated to supporting vulnerable patients and addressing the underlying causes of these trends.

Aired: 12/22/20

Rating: NR

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