Addiction treatment center to open in Dumbo

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A new addiction treatment center is opening in Brooklyn just in time for National Recovery Month.

The Phoenix Life Center in Dumbo offers high-end detox, residential and outpatient services.

According to the CDC, more than 180,000 people from 1999 to 2015 died in the United States from overdoses related to prescription opioids.

The facility has a gym, Culinary Institute of America-trained chef to prepare meals and cutting-edge technology.

Counselors are currently conducting assessments at the facility, and patients will begin moving in on Sept. 5.

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