Substance abuse is not selective.

Every community throughout the country is touched by substance abuse related problems and Washoe County is no different. Whether you’re looking for help with a substance addiction, searching for community data or just want to know more information about the substance abuse issues in our community, JTNN is here for you.

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Health Insurance Denied Form Shows Unsuccessful Medical Application
People with addiction and mental health disorders and their treatment providers are worried that repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) could reduce insurance coverage for these disorders, USA Today reports. Almost 30 percent of people who received coverage through the ACA's Medicaid expansion have a mental disorder or a substance use [...]
Thu, Jan 12, 2017
Source: Join Together
A new study adds to the growing body of research indicating that nonmedical use of prescription stimulants for students without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) likely provides no academic benefits. Many students use prescription ADHD drugs such as Ritalin or Adderall in response to academic difficulties, thinking these drugs will help [...]
Thu, Jan 12, 2017
Source: Join Together