Rural

Tennessee Women Battling Addiction – Photo Essay

“Between 1980 and 2009, the arrest rate for drug possession or use tripled among women, while it doubled among men. Opioid abuse has exacerbated the problem, and rural areas in particular lack the resources and readily accessible treatment to help curb the problem.”

Alcoholism and Recovery for Rural Older Adults

“A Nebraska blizzard is a blinding force of nature, when densely falling snow can quickly obscure landmarks, leaving anyone caught in its swirl hopelessly disoriented. That’s why Marty was surprised to see his father get behind the wheel of his car in the midst of a February snowstorm.”