NJ Spotlight News

Healthcare providers say COVID made drug overdose much worse

Clip: 11/18/2021 | 4m 16s | Video has closed captioning.

"I am a person who has survived an overdose many years ago. I also lost my partner to overdose in 2014, and continue to lose friends every year," said Caitlin O’Neill, founder of New Jersey Harm Reduction Coalition. But she was able to beat her addiction. Across the nation, according to the CDC,  it’s far worse.

Aired: 11/18/21

Rating: NR

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