Behind Prescription Drug Overdose Statistics: Louie Miceli

Source: National Safety Council

Louie Miceli started using prescription opioids after a sports injury. In this video, Louie’s mother and friend speak of Louie and how his prescription eventually led to addiction, the use of heroin, and his death from overdose in 2012. Produced by the National Safety Council in 2014.

Funding Source: National Safety Council