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In Philadelphia, Some People Who Use Drugs Refusing Treatment After Narcan05:39
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Paramedics in Philadelphia revive thousands of people each year using the overdose-reversing drug Narcan. After they come around, more and more people who use drugs are refusing an ambulance ride.

As reporter Joel Wolfram (@joelwolfram) of WHYY discovered, that's making it even tougher to get them into treatment.

This segment aired on January 9, 2018.

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