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Why Medically Assisted Treatment is Beneficial in Treating Addiction

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When a patient is suffering a disease, the use of medications is an important component in treating that disease. In drug treatment, the use of medications often meets with criticism. Many treatment professionals feel the use of medications to treat substance abuse is merely seen as replacing one substance for another. With 115 people dying per day from opioid abuse, medically assisted treatment can be very beneficial in an overall


MAT Proven Effective For Opioid Addiction

Medically assisted treatment has been considered controversial in the past, especially for opioid addictions. This is because there has been a stigma surrounding the treatment due to people considering it to be a replacement for an addiction opposed to an actual rehabilitation. This is simply not true. More and more studies are suggesting people are turning their lives around due to medical assistance and are able to eventually fully recover


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