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Horizon, Addicted to Painkillers? - The Opioid Crisis
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directed by Dan Murdoch, fl. 2004-2017; produced by Dan Murdoch, fl. 2004-2017, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 51 mins
We've all heard about the US opioid epidemic and its deadly impact on America. But could the prescription painkiller catastrophe be coming to the UK? Dr. Michael Mosley is on the case, exploring how Britain became Europe's number one user of opioids, and meeting the people who claim they were only taking the pills...
directed by Dan Murdoch, fl. 2004-2017; produced by Dan Murdoch, fl. 2004-2017, in Horizon (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2020), 51 mins
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Frontline, Season 2020 Episode 15, Opioids, Inc.
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directed by Thomas Jennings, fl. 2010; produced by Nick Verbitsky, fl. 2010 and Annie Wong, fl. 1999, in Frontline, Season 2020 Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
The story of a drug company that pushed opioids by bribing doctors and committing insurance fraud, this is an investigation of how Insys Therapeutics profited from a fentanyl-based painkiller 50 times stronger than heroin.
directed by Thomas Jennings, fl. 2010; produced by Nick Verbitsky, fl. 2010 and Annie Wong, fl. 1999, in Frontline, Season 2020 Episode 15 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
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The Clinical Impact of Marijuana: When the Use of Marijuana Has Gone Too Far
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presented by Hayden Center, Hayden Center; produced by PESI Inc. (Eau Claire, WI: PESI Inc., 2019), 2 hours 49 mins
As a mental health clinician, you’re more likely than ever before to have clients who use marijuana and cannabis products. And while the last decade has seen a cultural shift toward acceptance of marijuana use, cannabis has significant addictive potential that you can’t afford to overlook as a mental health cl...
presented by Hayden Center, Hayden Center; produced by PESI Inc. (Eau Claire, WI: PESI Inc., 2019), 2 hours 49 mins
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Fixing the Opioid Crisis
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(WSJ, 2019), 23 mins
Soaring addiction and overdose death rates have spurred calls for a comprehensive prevention and treatment response. Yet too few people are getting care that works. What would a better system look like, and what are insurers willing to pay for?
(WSJ, 2019), 23 mins
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The Meth Epidemic: What Every Clinician Needs to Know
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presented by Hayden Center, Hayden Center; produced by PESI Inc. (Eau Claire, WI: PESI Inc., 2019), 2 hours 48 mins
Dangerously addictive, meth is a drug that ends lives. It’s literally a substance so volatile it puts holes in the human brain.But it harms those far beyond the nearly half-million Americans that use meth each week. Families are neglected, children are exposed, and the prison system is overrun. It’s everyone€..
presented by Hayden Center, Hayden Center; produced by PESI Inc. (Eau Claire, WI: PESI Inc., 2019), 2 hours 48 mins
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One Day That Changed My Life, Season 2, Episode 5
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directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 48 mins
Today's episode follows Andrea as she discovers if her life-threatening cancer has returned. Bec is desperately bidding for funding that could save her women's recovery project, and deli worker Jamie is determined to be crowned the best musical comedian in the UK. All their efforts, hopes and desires culminate on...
directed by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009; produced by Tom Dalzell, fl. 2009, Jimmy Dallas, fl. 2017 and Meyrick Cook, fl. 2009, Flicker Productions, in One Day That Changed My Life (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2019), 48 mins
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Horizon, Season 52, Episode 12, Sports Doping - Winning at Any Cost?
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directed by Penny Palmer, fl. 2008; presented by Xand van Tulleken, 1978-; produced by Penny Palmer, fl. 2008, in Horizon, Season 52, Episode 12 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 1 hour
Our sporting heroes do things with their bodies that are almost superhuman. But how many of them reach these heights illegally? As sport continues to hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons, Horizon investigates the controversial world of doping. Discover the extraordinary ways professional cheaters avoid dete...
directed by Penny Palmer, fl. 2008; presented by Xand van Tulleken, 1978-; produced by Penny Palmer, fl. 2008, in Horizon, Season 52, Episode 12 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 1 hour
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Louis Theroux: Drinking to Oblivion
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directed by Tom Barrow, fl. 2003; presented by Louis Theroux, 1970-; produced by Tom Barrow, fl. 2003, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
At a time when alcohol-related deaths are on the rise, Louis investigates the problem of alcoholism. Heading for Europe’s largest liver transplant centre, King’s College Hospital in London, he sees first-hand the critical physical side effects of alcoholism and learns about the challenges doctors, patients and...
directed by Tom Barrow, fl. 2003; presented by Louis Theroux, 1970-; produced by Tom Barrow, fl. 2003, British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 1 hour 2 mins
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Mission Critical, Health Risks & Benefits of Alcohol Consumption
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presented by Farzanna S. Haffizulla, fl. 2000; produced by Capital Media Group, in Mission Critical (Wellington, FL: Mission Critical Health, 2015), 3 mins
Epidemiologic evidence has clearly shown that people who drink alcohol heavily are at increased risk for a number of health problems, but new research is suggesting that low alcohol consumption may provide some health benefits.
presented by Farzanna S. Haffizulla, fl. 2000; produced by Capital Media Group, in Mission Critical (Wellington, FL: Mission Critical Health, 2015), 3 mins
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Mission Critical, Underage Drinking
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presented by Farzanna S. Haffizulla, fl. 2000; produced by Capital Media Group, in Mission Critical (Wellington, FL: Mission Critical Health, 2015), 2 mins
Alcohol use by individuals under 21 is a major public health problem and contributes to more than 4,300 deaths each year.
presented by Farzanna S. Haffizulla, fl. 2000; produced by Capital Media Group, in Mission Critical (Wellington, FL: Mission Critical Health, 2015), 2 mins
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