New way to fight opioid abuse by giving prescription drugs the bag

The Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation receiving received a grant to help pay for the bags that safely dispose of drugs.

CORPUS CHRISTI (KIIINEWS) - Opioid abuse is a serious public health issue. Drug overdose deaths are the leading cause of injury death in the United States. Tiffanie Collie, with the Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation explained how a recent grant is providing these much needed bags to help people get rid of these drugs in a safe way and one that is friendly to the environment. Visit here to learn more about the program or call 361-814-2001.

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