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Heroin in America: Life with Methadone

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Heroin in America: Life with Methadone

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Heroin in America: Life with Methadone

Heroin in America: Life with Methadone

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North Country Public Radio's Brian Mann profiles two friends in northern New York who drive long distances to receive methadone treatment. Because methadone clinics are rare, especially in rural areas, many recovering heroin addicts are forced to commute hours each day just to get their medicine.

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