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3 Benefits of Committing to a Naltrexone Treatment Program

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2021 Updated: December 1, 2021 Naltrexone is beneficial in helping with alcohol use disorder and opioid withdrawal. The benefits of naltrexone are evident as you go through detoxing and feel the relief from your cravings and allow you to…

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IOP for Addiction Recovery Covered by Cigna Insurance

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 3, 2021 Updated: December 1, 2021 If you are struggling with addiction and thinking about enrolling in an addiction recovery program, you may have several questions like which type of program is right for you. Do you need a residential…

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When Does OxyContin Use Turn Into Abuse?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 30, 2021 Updated: November 1, 2021 When a doctor prescribes pain medication, they prescribe an appropriate amount that will reduce pain and allow you to get through your day. OxyContin abuse begins when patients begin taking more than their prescribed…

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Finding a Reliable MAT Program in Thornton, Colorado

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 25, 2021 Updated: November 1, 2021 Addiction is a serious disease that affects millions of Americans every year. The withdrawal symptoms that addiction creates can cause serious pain and lead to relapsing with a higher risk of overdosing. Medication-assisted therapy…

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Physical Effects of Opioid Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 20, 2021 Updated: November 1, 2021 The effects of opioid addiction on your body can be devastating with long-term abuse. Today, many people still shy away from seeking help with opioid addiction and suffer worsening conditions like chronic constipation and…

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3 Signs You Need a Heroin Rehab Center

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 10, 2021 Updated: November 1, 2021 Heroin addiction is one of the hardest substances to stop abusing. Withdrawal symptoms can begin as early as a few hours and last until you take more after a few uses. Without enrolling in…

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Pro-Social Behavior: What it means, why it matters, and how to do it?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Author Cortland Mathers-Suter, MSSA Cortland Mathers-Suter, MSSA read more Medically Reviewed By Michael Damioli, LCSW, CSAT Michael Damioli, LCSW, CSAT read more Published: November 1, 2021 Updated: November 1, 2021  Addiction is a disease of isolation. One of its key features…

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Does Buprenorphine Create a Psychological Dependency?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 30, 2021 Updated: September 30, 2021 Addiction to heroin, morphine, and other opioids is not easy to break without medical help. A successful addiction treatment program will include medication-assisted treatment (MAT) along with behavioral therapy that can help reduce your…

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Medications That Can Help Break Heroin Addiction

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 22, 2021 Updated: September 30, 2021 If you live with an addiction to heroin and struggle to stop on your own, there is help available that can help you get over your heroin addiction. Medication for heroin addiction helps reduce…

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Can I Still Receive Telehealth Addiction Treatment?

By Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Colorado Medication Assisted Recovery Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 19, 2021 Updated: September 30, 2021 You lead a busy life and have responsibilities that prevent you from taking time off to work on overcoming addiction. Telehealth addiction treatment offers remote help via video conferencing, texting, and telephone calls that…