“Hooked Rx: From Prescription to Addiction” is a 28-minute documentary on Arizona's prescription opioid epidemic, its roots and the consequences for communities.
Heroin love affair: A couple fights addiction on a daily basis
Dezarae, 21, and Paul, 25, became addicted to heroin when they were teenagers. They have been dating for about two years and have gone through repetitive stints of relapse and sobriety. At this point, they don't know which is stronger: their love for each other, or their love for heroin.
Alaska: Legalization on the Last Frontier
An overview of marijuana legalization and regulation in the state of Alaska.
Sonora River: One year later
It's been more than a year since a toxic mine spill, dubbed by some as the worst environmental disaster in Mexico's history, contaminated the Sonora River. Communities are now pushing back against the mine and the government to protect their families and the lands they call home.
Sonora River: A community still healing
Since a toxic mine spill in 2014 impacted nearly 25,000, Mexican authorities say the Sonora River is clean. The government has identified nearly 400 people with illnesses tied directly to heavy metal contamination. But as new cases continue to emerge, researchers and environmental experts warn that the problem could be much greater than the government admits.
Francisco's new leg
Francisco Javier Coronado Galindo, a farmer from Ciudad Constitución, Mexico, had his leg amputated from an infection, but with the help of local prosthetics labs and a volunteer group called The Flying Samaritans, he received a prosthetic leg for free.