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Benefits of Medication-Assisted Treatment

July 20, 2022

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is a clinically effective treatment shown to minimize the need for inpatient detoxification. MAT, along with counseling…

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Can You Take Methadone While Pregnant?

July 13, 2022

Methadone is an opioid medication that helps treat a patient’s addiction to opioids without withdrawal symptoms. It’s usually recommended for…

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Responding to Doubters in Recovery (Part II)

June 30, 2022

In a previous installment, Responding to Doubters in Recovery (Part I), the different types of cynics many people in recovery…

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Responding to Doubters in Recovery

June 16, 2022

Taking the life-saving step to enter treatment for substance use disorder is one of the bravest and most impactful things…

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Adapting to Life After Addiction

June 5, 2022

Change often begins with medication-assisted recovery. However, recovery is a process, and life after addiction requires some attention and care. Deciding…

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Hobbies that can Heal the Brain in Recovery

May 12, 2022

Opioid use disorder is a brain disease in which the habitual misuse of the substance, both prescription and illicit, can…

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How Opioids Can Affect Sleep Patterns Negatively

May 3, 2022

Most people are aware that opioids can negatively affect many aspects of life. One problem opioids can cause is problems…

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New Year's Resolutions for People Recovering from Addiction

New Year’s Resolutions for People Recovering from Addiction

April 28, 2022

A New Year’s resolution is more than a tradition for people recovering from addiction. Realistic, achievable goals can make it…

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Healing the Damage of Intravenous Drug Use

April 22, 2022

Healing the Damage of Intravenous Drug Use The data behind intravenous drug use is not widely known, and people in…

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How Long Does Buprenorphine Stay in Your System?

March 26, 2022

If you want to work during your opioid addiction recovery, you may wonder if buprenorphine appears on a drug test….

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