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Dentists work to ease pateitns' pain with fewer opioids

Dentists work to ease pateitns' pain with fewer opioids

At 17, James Hatzell received his first prescription of opioids after undergoing surgery to have his wisdom teeth removed. He soon started abusing the drugs and became addicted, he says. Now 23, he's been in recovery for three years. (Elana Gordon/WHYY)