ABC interview with Dr Chris Hayes

Watch: Faculty dean Dr Chris Hayes talks to ABC news program "Lateline" about  Australia's opioid epidemic (June 22)
 
Over the past decade Australians' use of opioid-based prescription painkillers has quadrupled. At least 800 people each year are overdosing on the medications. Lateline's Tierney Bonini meets one family whose daughter died after becoming addicted to the drugs, and a young woman struggling to wean herself off the painkillers. She also interviews Faculty of Pain Medicine Dean Dr Chris Hayes. Watch the full episode here.


 
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