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Scripps Counselor Discusses Teen Oxycontin Abuse

Teens are finding it easier than ever to access prescription drugs including the highly addictive pain killer Oxycontin. Nancy Knott, an addiction counselor at Scripps McDonald Center, is featured in this KUSI report about prescription drugs and addiction in teens.

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