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Help is Available in Las Vegas, Nevada

If you’re finding yourself becoming more and more anxious in the face of a constant barrage of bad news, you’re not alone. The mental toll and stress caused by this…

Alcohol and Drug Rehab Center in Las Vegas, Nevada

Las Vegas rehab doesn’t get better than Desert Hope. Our addiction treatment center is located in the heart of Las Vegas in southern Nevada. We offer substance abuse services ranging…

Is Meth about to Kill More People in Nevada than Heroin?

Opioid-related deaths have been at epidemic heights for the past few years in Nevada, and numbers of deaths caused by heroin specifically have continued to climb every year, according to…

Is Fentanyl the New Execution Drug for Inmates on Death Row in Nevada?

Every year, fentanyl use causes the death of tens of thousands of Americans. This synthetic opiate is deadly in very small amounts. The loss of life triggered by the drug…

Fighting Nevada’s Opiate Epidemic: Are We Doing Everything We Can?

The National Safety Council (NSC) released a report this month on the state of the nation and how different states are performing in terms of response to the opiate epidemic…

Legal Marijuana in Nevada

If there’s anywhere in America where recreational marijuana was going to be legalized, it would be Nevada. The state behind Sin City is already well-known for its regulated prostitution and…

Drug Rehab Options in Nevada That Accept Medicaid

As the largest payer of mental health services in America, Medicaid helps individuals to pay for addiction treatment services. The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equality Act (MHPAEA) demands that mental health…

It’s Official: Nevada Gaming Commission Is Saying ‘No’ to Marijuana

There is an ongoing discussion among members of the Nevada Gaming Commission regarding the new legal status of recreational marijuana in the state. Recently, they came to some solid conclusions…

Marijuana & Guns: Another Conflict Caused by Legalization in Nevada

What many people do not realize in states where marijuana is legal for medicinal or recreational use is that using marijuana, no matter its legal status, can have a big…

NV Bill Proposes Car of Breath Alcohol Measurement Device

An ignition interlock system may help people who have been arrested for driving while under the influence to better manage their issues with drinking and driving in the period between…

Nevada Legalizes Marijuana

Though the focus was on the unexpected results of the presidential election, voters across the country were voicing their opinion on a range of other issues as well. In Nevada,…

Should Nevada Legalize Recreational Marijuana?

Question 2, or the Nevada Marijuana Legalization Initiative, will be on the ballot on November 8, and the debate is getting heated across the state.   If approved, the measure…

What Are Nevada’s Laws on Drugs and Alcohol?

The state of Nevada has a long history, being admitted to the Union at the height of the Civil War. But it is best known for a history that comes…