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2204, 2018

Nevada opioid task force reviews statewide efforts

April 22nd, 2018|Categories: Front Page News, News|Tags: , , |

Combating opioid abuse has been one of Gov. Brian Sandoval’s top priorities over the last few years — and promises to remain one even as he enters his final months in office. The governor called a [...]

3003, 2018

Nevada’s death rate from meth, other stimulants highest in nation

March 30th, 2018|Categories: Front Page News, Heroin, Meth, News|

The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports: Nevada’s amphetamine death rate is highest in the nation and will soon eclipse the state’s prescription opioid death rate if current trends continue, according to a new report from the [...]

2703, 2018

New study: opioid addiction pushes nearly 1 million out of workforce in 2015

March 27th, 2018|Categories: Drug Info, News, Prescription Drugs|

The Washington Post reports: Nearly 1 million people were not working because of opioid addiction in 2015, the latest research to show that drug use is having a profound effect on the U.S. economy. Read [...]

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