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Opioid abuse is a major problem that destroys families and communities. According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, from 1991 to 2016, more than 12,000 North Carolinians died from opioid-related overdoses.
Students from NC State University visited Wilmington this weekend to learn more about the opioid epidemic and its effects throughout the state.
New Hanover County and Trillium Health Resources are partnering up to build a new treatment center. It is a project that has been in the works for three years.