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Phoenix nursery provides model solution for newborns exposed to opioids (access required)

In central Phoenix, Hushabye Nursery is home to babies born withdrawing from addictive substances they were exposed to in the womb. Across the country, cases of neonatal abstinence syndrome increased a startling 82% from 2010 to 2017, research shows. In Arizona, these cases increased 41% from 2017 to 2021.

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Healing through culture: Increasing access to Native American practices to treat mental health (access required)

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