addiction

According to a new data brief from the Arkansas Center for Health Improvement, the number of Arkansans receiving opioid prescriptions is decreasing while the number of individuals receiving prescriptions for the opioid overdose reversal medication naloxone is increasing. Arkansas has the second highest opioid prescribing rate in the country.

Pete talks with LaDonna Humphrey with OASIS for Women in Northwest Arkansas - a transitional living community for women and their children who are recovering from an addiction. September is National Recovery Month.