Author: Chuck Ingoglia, opinion contributor

New survey: More than 4 in 10 US adults who needed substance use and mental health care didn’t get care

An alarming number of people cope with a substance use or mental health challenge. The number of adults reporting symptoms of anxiety or depressive disorder nearly tripled during the pandemic, from 11.0 percent in 2019 to 31.6 percent in the fall of 2021, according to the Kaiser Family Foundation. The Centers for Disease Control and…