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Megan Barry
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For the first time since tragedy struck her family, Mayor Megan Barry spoke publicly on Monday to call on families to have difficult conversations about addiction.

Courtesy of Cumberland Heights

Nashville's Music Row is home to recording studios, publishing houses — and now, an addiction treatment facility. Cumberland Heights cut the ribbon Tuesday on a new outpatient clinic in what has been the center of of the Nashville music industry. 

neonatal abstinence syndrome Tennessee
Tennessee Department of Health

Putnam County will begin offering long-term birth control to women as they leave jail, at least for those who choose to be part of a family planning program.