CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Opioid addiction continues to be a problem in Northeast Ohio and videos of people overdosing continue to pop up on social media. The response is usually pretty polarizing -- is it helpful or harmful?
Get more information about the opioid addiction in Northeast Ohio on our "Spot the Signs" section of the website.
A Cleveland 19 News Special Presentation: Know The Risks is airing at 7:30 p.m. this Thursday. The special is an inside look at Northeast Ohio's growing opioid addiction epidemic; from how common medications found in any home can act as the gateway, examining the most common misconceptions of who is susceptible to fall into the trap of addiction, to the powerful stories of survivors who have come back from the brink.