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Treatment can help you stop using alcohol or drugs. When you free
yourself from alcohol or drugs, you can focus on your relationships, work,
health, and other things that are important to you.
Quitting alcohol or drug use may make it easier to care for your
family, keep a job, pay the rent, and buy things you need, like clothes and
Other positive changes can happen too. You may:
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerE. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerPeter Monti, PhD - Alcohol and AddictionChristine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
Current as ofNovember 3, 2016
Current as of:
November 3, 2016
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Peter Monti, PhD - Alcohol and Addiction & Christine R. Maldonado, PhD - Behavioral Health
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