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The cast members of Sesame Street.

'Sesame Street' Launches New Videos Addressing the Opioid Crisis

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One out of eight children under the age of 11 has a parent who struggled with opioid addiction, reveals the estimates by the Sesame Street in Communities initiative. 

Unlike other educational resources, the new videos and texts are designed specifically with kids in mind. Featuring Sesame Street characters like Abby Cadabby, Elmo, and new cast members, Karli and Salia, they tackle the stigma surrounding the topic. 

Sesame Street, the opioid crisis, and Abby Cadabby, all in one? We want to know more.

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'Sesame Street' cast members.