Surviving addiction to the opioid, Fentanyl – InFocus

From hard core addicts to recreational users, the impact of opioid addiction and why Fentanyl is taking so many lives

APTN InFocus with Cheryl McKenzie

In this edition we show you how hard the highly addictive and potentially lethal drug, Fentanyl has hit the downtown eastside of Vancouver.

The street drug is a random killer because it can take the equivalent of just a few grains of salt to kill you and dealers are careless about whether users are getting a “safe” dose.

We’ll bring you the medical perspective on Fentanyl addiction and overdose.

We’ll also introduce you to one young lady who is staying strong in her determination to stay off of the killer drug.