At The Crossroads, Part 8: Fueled By Opioid Abuse, New Hep C Infections Rise

In 2014, hundreds of Rhode Islanders died from accidental drug overdoses.  Thousands more remain addicted to prescription painkillers and heroin. For those who inject the drugs, there’s another risk: hepatitis C.

In the final story in our series “At the Crossroads,” we meet a team of outreach workers determined to find new infections before it’s too late.

Listen to the podcast and read the transcript here....

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