Fact or Fib Tuesday: Opioids prescribed at the dentist, leading to addiction risk


KAMC’s Avery Travis and Alex O’Brien try to figure out the facts from the fibs in Tuesday’s health news.

Fact or fib? Exposure to chemicals found in some personal care products before a child is born, like soap, toothpaste and makeup, could cause girls to reach puberty at a younger age.     

Fact or fib? Young adults prescribed opioids for the first time at the dentist’s office are at decreased risk for addiction. 

Fact or fib? Nearly all children on the Autism spectrum are receiving treatment.

Watch the associated video to find out the answers.

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