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Alcoholism Is Becoming an Epidemic in Rural America

Much has been made of the U.S. opioid epidemic in recent years, but there is a similar public health crisis in America that is simultaneously more silent and more prevalent. Although socially acceptable within all facets of society, alcohol is highly addictive, and prolonged use of the substance can cause a multitude of health problems. […]

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Community Wellness

Handling Addiction in the Workplace: Your Responsibility as an Employer

Image Source: Unsplash Nearly 30 people die every day because of a drunk driving-related crash. In 2017, drunk driving took a life every 48 minutes. While drunk driving deaths have gone down over the last 30 years, they’re still a major concern. In some cases, a person who has an addiction to drugs or alcohol […]

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How to Improve Health Care for Aging Adults

How to Improve Health Care for Aging Adults Muncie, Indiana Blog– In the next 42 years, the number of Americans aged 65 and older is expected to double to over 98 million. To put this into better perspective, this means that in the next three minutes, approximately 21 people will turn age 65! Many older Americans […]