Healthy Adults

  1. Out of ACEs: Why Tennessee is shifting its focus from intervention to prevention in the battle against adverse childhood experiences (ACEs)

  2. Health Brief: Infant Mortality in Tennessee: Babies in Tennessee are dying. What’s happening — and what we can do to change it.

  3. Creating a New Life: A recovering addict leads the fight against opioid addiction

  4. Recovering an Independent Life: Overcoming a tragic accident takes personal strength and a team of advocates

  5. Apply for a BlueCross Diversity Scholarship: Diversity scholarships support minority students studying health care

  6. Women in Recovery: Clinical teams at The Next Door tend to the unique needs of women fighting addiction

  7. Infographic: Prescription Opioid Abuse In Tennessee: Examining the prescription painkiller epidemic in Tennessee

  8. Smile Patrol: Dental hygiene students hit the road to help rural residents

  9. Just Like the Real Thing: Lifelike simulators help nursing students, the community prepare for medical emergencies

  10. When the Pain Won’t Go Away: Dr. Mitchell Mutter of the Tennessee Department of Health on treatment under the state’s Chronic Pain Guidelines

  11. The Addict Next Door: Tennessee takes action against its prescription pain pill epidemic, one person at a time