Health Tip: Recovering from Substance Abuse
-- If you've been abusing drugs, your doctor should be aware of your history and be involved in your recovery.
The American Academy of Family Physicians says your doctor can help by:
- Assisting you with recovery and offering support.
- Treating recovery-related medical issues, such as difficulty sleeping or changes in mood.
- Making needed changes to your medications.
Posted: November 2011
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