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State, Southern Nevada communities double down in opioid battle

March 19, 2018 - 2:11pm

Smart pill, other Florida innovations could aid opioid fight

EtectRx's smart pill contains a wireless, ingestible sensor that communicates with a wearable reader, which then delivers data to healthcare providers looking to monitor opioid adherence. | Photo courtesy of etectRx.

March 18, 2018 - 6:37pm

Intermountain Healthcare responds to Utah's opioid crisis

Dr. Jennifer Plumb is a pediatrician at  Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City. She also serves on Utah's opioid crisis task force. | Photo courtesy of Intermountain Primary Children’s Hospital.

March 13, 2018 - 10:45am

Indiana moves toward partnerships to combat opioid addiction

Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie speaks at the announcement of the Responding to the Addictions Crisis Grand Challenge. | Photo courtesy of Liz Kaye, IU Communications.

March 12, 2018 - 4:08pm

Kick the can: Disposing of an opioid problem

To reduce the chance of opioid-induced deaths, Walgreens is installing drug disposal kiosks at its pharmacies nationwide. | Photo courtesy of Walgreens.


March 11, 2018 - 7:15am

Sound cybersecurity habits keep hackers at bay: Axiom CEO

Troy Wilkinson and his wife, Shannon Wilkinson, launched Axiom Cyber Solutions in 2015. The Las Vegas company is one of the few cybersecurity companies serving primarily small to medium-sized businesses. | Photo courtesy of Axiom

February 26, 2018 - 6:04pm

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St. Louis-based SixThirty launches multipronged cybersecurity charge

The Midwest Cyber Center operates the CTRL Cyber Technology and Research Lab, which offers hands-on information security exercises for students as well as cybersecurity professionals who want to test tech solutions under certain scenarios. | Photos by Amber Lowry, courtesy of Midwest Cyber Center

February 20, 2018 - 3:23pm

Hackers, beware! Local universities ramping up their cybersecurity course offerings

Carlow University in Oakland recently introduced a Cyber Threat Research and Analytics MicroMaster’s certificate program for professionals looking to increase their technical know-how to meet current workforce demands.  | Photo courtesy of Carlow University.

February 20, 2018 - 10:56am