Another news station reminds us . . .
Kansas City may not be prepared to handle a spike in opioid addicts. There are treatment centers, but in some cases you may have to wait two weeks to get into a program. Many may never return for that help.
Federal data indicates drug overdose deaths in Kansas and Missouri are on the rise even as national drug-related fatalities are in decline.Provisional data released this month by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows drug-related deaths in the U.S.