708, 2019

Opioid video distributed across state

August 7th, 2019|Categories: Drug Info, Front Page News, News|Tags: , , , |

By Teri Vance A new video being distributed across the state is aimed at sparking a larger discussion about opioid addiction and ways to combat it. “It’s such a big epidemic in Nevada,” said Sam [...]

3006, 2019

Working long hours can increase your risk of stroke by 45%

June 30th, 2019|Categories: Front Page News, News|Tags: , |

A study released Monday in the Journal of American Heart Association found that working 10 hours or more a day, just 50 days per year, can increase stroke risk by nearly a third (29%). That’s as [...]

2405, 2019

Researchers close in on new depression mechanism

May 24th, 2019|Categories: Front Page News, Mental Health, News, Suicide Awareness|Tags: , |

One key characteristic of clinical depression is anhedonia, the complete lack of pleasure in things and activities that used to be rewarding. A new study in rats has now uncovered an important biological factor that [...]

1904, 2019

Partnership Carson City calling for grant requests

April 19th, 2019|Categories: Community, News|Tags: , , , |

Partnership Carson City is releasing a Request For Applications, and nonprofit or tribal entities are encouraged to apply for funds for primary prevention programs relating to substance-abuse prevention and education. The funds are provided through [...]

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