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Hooked: America’s Heroin Epidemic (New England) #1114432

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 07, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Series on the heroin epidemic introduced; abuse figures cited.

(Studio: Kate Snow) The heroin epidemic in New England featured; scenes shown of used needles at a needle exchange in Portland, Maine, a support group for parents in Salem, Massachusetts, and a Walmart parking lot in Rutland, Vermont where heroin is sold; death toll from heroin overdose in Vermont cited; details given about Green Mountain Family Medicine’s Dr. Dean McKenzie†† and his wife Dr. Cheryl McKenzie††, whose son Ryan became an addict. [McKENZIEs- comment on the heroin problem.]

Williams, Brian;
Snow, Kate

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