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Ep 1 - Digital Short 2: Tracing an Epidemic

Why is the opioid epidemic in the spotlight now when it's been a longstanding problem? Dr. Heather Blue from UMD offers a perspective in this digital short, supported by Cloquet Community Memorial Hospital.

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Opioids: Crisis in the Northland is a new television and digital project from WDSE · WRPT that addresses many facets of the opioid epidemic in our region in order to encourage conversations and solutions around this devastating issue. Learn more...

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