Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Our Rural Opioid Epidemic

Prescription drug abuse is a powerful addiction, and addiction rates are steadily increasing across the country. People are losing the battle—and their lives—daily. And...

“A Lethal Triad”: A Look at Suicide and the Rural Elderly

Between 1999 and 2019, America’s Health Rankings reported a 33% increase in overall suicides in the United States. Older Americans are only...

South Dakota LE Implement Mental Health Program, Helping Rural Prisoners

In South Dakota, a new project designed to help prisoners and detainees with their mental health has made a difference in the...

The Importance of Greenspaces and Exercise Facilities: Preventing Premature Death in...

In a recent article by the University of Michigan, first expanded upon by research from the U-M Institute for Social Research Survey...

Search + Rescue: Inside Montana’s Suicide Mortality Review

In the frontier state of Montana, where kids are taught from a young age to “cowboy up,” suicide has a stranglehold on its people....