3:24pm Oct 29, 2018
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Public health officials says it's simple to save the lives of people experiencing an opioid overdose: Give an antidote. But for a bystander, that intervention can be daunting.
In 2017, more than 5,500 North Carolinians went to the emergency room for an opioid overdose.
Law enforcement officers would have access to a statewide database of some prescription drugs under a bill filed in the North Carolina legislature.