DNA Test: Are You at Risk?; Health Smart: Addicted Series

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Popular painkillers like Oxycontin- Vicodin- and Percocet are being blamed for the sudden spike of drug addiction, overdoses, and death...

KTLA begins a special Health Smart series with a raw and real look at an epidemic doctors warn could ravage anyone at anytime. Our Jessica Holmes now with a new medical test gauging patients 'DNA Risk' of becoming addicted.

Jessica Holmes reports on the KTLA5 News at 1pm on February 8, 2016.

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