Navigating Taper Readiness and Post-Acute Withdrawal Symptoms

The journey of recovery from substance use disorder is marked by significant milestones, one of which is the decision to taper off medication-assisted treatment (MAT). While this step symbolizes progress, it’s accompanied by challenges, notably the onset of post-acute withdrawal symptoms (PAWS). Understanding taper readiness and managing PAWS are crucial to maintaining long-term recovery and […]

Debunking Myths: The Truth About Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is a proven and effective approach to treating opioid use disorder. Despite its benefits, MAT still carries a stigma that’s rooted in misinformation and confusion. In this blog post, we’ll debunk some common myths about MAT and provide the facts to help you better understand this life-changing treatment. Myth #1: MAT is […]

Navigating Opioid Addiction Treatment in Virginia: Your Options

With its rich history and natural beauty, Virginia is not immune to the nationwide opioid crisis. The state has seen a surge in opioid-related issues affecting urban and rural communities. Understanding the available options becomes crucial as the need for effective treatment grows.

Why Weekly Appointments Can Transform Your Recovery Journey

The path to recovery is as unique as the individuals walking it. While the destination of a substance-free life remains constant, the journey can vary significantly. At SaVida Health, we’ve recognized the transformative power of weekly Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) appointments.

The Role of Counseling in Opioid Addiction Recovery

Opioid addiction is a multifaceted challenge affecting the body and mind. While Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) addresses the physical aspects of addiction, the psychological and emotional dimensions require a different approach.

Suboxone Treatment: What to Expect

his article discusses suboxone treatment and what to expect. Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) is the use of medications, in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, to treat opioid and alcohol addiction. Research shows this “whole-patient” approach helps to successfully treat addiction, prevent opioid overdose, and sustain recovery.

Medication-Assisted Treatment Pathways For Opioid Addiction

Medication-assisted treatment pathways for opioid addiction. In the United States, nearly 1 in 3 patients who are prescribed opioids reportedly misuse them. These drugs are highly addictive and potentially harmful, and the opioid epidemic in America has tragically and distressingly spun out of control. Every day, more than 128 individuals die from an opioid overdose, […]

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