KOBI TV-5 Videos
Videos produced by Stay Safe Oregon in collaboration with KOBI TV-5.
Michelle’s journey of living with chronic pain, tapering off high-dose opioids, and managing life and pain without medication. (30 seconds)
Easily accessible prescription drugs lead to a pill party. (30 seconds)
Next time you visit the pharmacy, pick up Naloxone to add to your safe medication box. (30 seconds)
Animations about Chronic Pain and Opioids
Professor Lorimer Moseley explains what chronic pain is and how you can retrain your pain system and tame the beast. (5 minutes)
The team from Hunter Integrated Pain Service, University of South Australia, University of Washington and Hunter Medicare Local have released a follow-up shorter video after their popular “Pain Explained in 5 Minutes” video. (2 minutes, 30 seconds)
Brainman makes choices as he transitions toward an active evidence based approach. The team from Hunter Integrated Pain Service, University of South Australia, University of Washington and Hunter Medicare Local. (2 minutes)
Animation by Hunter Integrated Pain Service. (5 minutes)
CDC produced videos to help improve communication between prescribers and patients about prescription opioids.
Informational video that raises awareness about prescription opioids among the general public. Some people might think prescription opioids are safer than alcohol or illegal drugs, but the truth is they carry serious risks and side effects. Talk with your doctor about your concerns and make informed decisions about pain management together. (1 minute, 31 seconds)
Public safety announcement for healthcare providers that features two patients beginning opioid therapy. Prescription opioids can be prescribed by doctors to treat moderate to severe pain, but can also have serious risks and side effects. (60 seconds)
Other Helpful Videos
An excellent TED talk by Lorimer Moseley explaining how the brain interprets pain using his personal experience of being bitten by the deadly Eastern Brown snake. (14 minutes)
An excellent video by the New York City Department of Health. Learn how to recognize the symptoms of an overdose. A community health worker demonstrates how to use naloxone (Narcan®). Also, hear from people whose lives were saved. (9 minutes, 37 seconds)
Reenactment of an overdose within a family. (8 minutes, 48 seconds)
Kelly Clark MD, Patrick Kennedy, and leaders in the opioid addiction field ask us to change our attitudes about addiction and blame. (3 minutes, 31 seconds)
Naloxone (Narcan) Training Videos
No matter what your career, you can learn to use naloxone (Narcan®) to save lives from drug overdose. These training videos produced by the Red Project in Grand Rapids, MI and other health agencies show you how.
Video by the Oregon Health Authority about using nasal naloxone to reverse opiate overdose. (8 minutes 2 seconds)
Any community member can save a life with naloxone. (16 minutes, 24 seconds)
Health centers can save a life with naloxone. (16 minutes, 18 seconds)
Law enforcement officers can use naloxone to save lives. (18 minutes, 42 seconds)