Tag: Youth

A Third of Medicaid Recipients With Opioid Use Disorder Aren’t Getting Medication to Treat It

A new analysis also found wide disparities in age and race, with Black and young people receiving treatments at far lower rates than white and middle-aged people.

Teenage Girls Were Behind a Surge in Mental Health Hospitalizations

During the pandemic, the proportion of teen girls visiting emergency rooms in mental health crisis rose 22 percent.