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With an eye toward enhancing the drug treatment ecosystem, feds award $1 Million to NC rural providers

By Liora Engel-Smith In the decade-plus since the opioid crisis entered public consciousness, two intertwined realities have emerged in North Carolina, both involve a death of sorts. One of these realities is easy to grasp: From 1999 to 2016 more than 12,000 North Carolinians died from opioid overdoses. The other reality concerns programs that may […]