Overdose Epidemic: What Can Be Done To Stop It?

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The spike in drug overdose is alarming and dangerous—it has become an epidemic in many communities across the country. Why is this happening? view full details

Item Number: HRMOVERDOSE

The spike in drug overdoses is alarming and dangerous—it has become an epidemic in many communities across the country. Why is this happening? This program takes a hard look at drug overdose from three points of view—an ER doctor, a pharmacologist, and several teens who have overdosed and lived to tell about it. Viewers learn the most lethal drug overdose happens when users combine various drugs that can cause almost instant death. The program includes vital information on how to recognize drug overdose in others and how to get immediate help. ©2015 CC 

Grade Level: 7–College
Running Time: 20 Minutes

Includes: video, plus teacher’s resource book, student handouts and pre/post tests in digital format