Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson host Here & Now, a live two-hour production of NPR and WBUR Boston.
Organ banks around the country have noted an increasing number of organs from donors who have died of overdoses.
NEADS provides dogs like Bailey, a yellow Labrador, for deaf and disabled Americans.
Odiase is one of two valedictorians at Fisk University, a historically black college in Nashville, Tennessee.
Here & Now has been tracking service dog Bailey, who recently met his new owner, since last year.