The opioid epidemic is severely affecting the nation. Many people nationwide are overdosing or developing an addiction to these prescription opioid medications. Addiction cannot be spotted as easily as we would like to think. Anyone can be addicted to opioids and people can attain them through different methods such as doctor prescription or buying them illegally. Though we know many people do become addicted, do we know how they become addicted? Watch below to learn how opioids affect the body and why it becomes an addiction.
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Source: CNN News