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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These are all-too common scenes appearing in our communities: A mom goes into her daughter's room and sees her limp on her bed. Blue lips. Not breathing. A friend finds his buddy on the bathroom floor at a concert. Barely breathing. Unresponsive. Cold and clammy to the touch. A police [...]
Thu, Feb 09, 2017
Source: Join Together
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A hospital in New Haven, Connecticut treated 12 people who overdosed last June when they used fentanyl that had been sold as cocaine, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Three of the people died. Fentanyl is an opioid that can be 50 times as strong as heroin, [...]
Thu, Feb 09, 2017
Source: Join Together