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Governor’s Prescription Drug Abuse Summit

In the beginning of September, Jolene Dalluhn and Ami Marsh traveled from Reno to Las Vegas to attend the Governor’s Prescription Drug Abuse Summit.  Quest would like to thank Join Together Northern Nevada (JTNN) for sponsoring their travel so they could attend the event.  For more information about the findings regarding prescription drug abuse please see […]

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Substance Misuse Prevention Report Card

Press Release For Immediate Release: November 19, 2015 Nearly Half of States Score 5 or Lower out of 10 on Substance Misuse Prevention Report Card Youth Drug Overdose Death Rates more than Doubled in 35 States in Just Over a Decade Washington, D.C., November 19, 2015– According to a new Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) report,Reducing […]

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Tweeners positive association to pot linked to higher risk of drinking and driving later in life

‘Tweeners’ Who Think Pot Is Cool More Likely to Drink and Drive Later: Study Parents need to talk about alcohol and drugs with their kids early and often, experts say       Monday, October 5, 2015 MONDAY, Oct. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) — “Tweeners” who think marijuana is acceptable may be more likely to drive drunk […]

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Biology of Addiction

Biology of Addiction Drugs and Alcohol Can Hijack Your Brain         People with addiction lose control over their actions. They crave and seek out drugs, alcohol, or other substances no matter what the cost—even at the risk of damaging friendships, hurting family, or losing jobs. What is it about addiction that makes […]

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