How People With Opioid Addictions Are Treated In Prison

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NPR.org—NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with addiction medicine specialist Dr. Sarah Wakeman of Mass General about opioid use in prisons and the availability of treatment.

Young people with opioid addiction not getting proper treatment. (Reuters Health) - The vast majority of young people struggling with addiction to opioids are not receiving medications that have been recommended to treat their disease, a new study shows.