Mental Health & Trauma

<p>Prescription drug abuse is growing nationwide, but West Virginia was one of the first places hit by the problem. When I picked this topic, I didn't realize how complex it was. The drugs are widely available. Doctors are struggling to treat pain with effective medications without suppl

Environmental Health

This story was produced as part of a larger project led by Suzanne Bohan and Sandy Kleffman, participants in the 
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Poverty and Class, Environmental Health, Health Insurance and Costs, Mental Health, Food and Nutrition

<p>Not many reporters want to write about homeless people – and not many editors want to read about them. The subject is considered too depressing, too intractable. But there are few crises that are more important to cover – right now.</p>

Mental Health, Housing and Homeslessness