Documentary

Addiction

HBO

“Addiction” is a NOVA documentary that delves into the opioid addiction crisis in the U.S. and Canada. It provides firsthand accounts from individuals struggling with addiction and follows the cutting-edge work of doctors and scientists investigating why addiction is not a moral failing but a chronic, treatable medical condition. The film explores how opioids affect the brain, cause cravings, and increase the risk of overdose. It emphasizes evidence-based treatments and the need to rethink public policies to combat this deadly epidemic

Addiction