If you or someone you know is struggling with opioid addiction, then you are urged to call the Tennessee Redline. The Redline number is 1-800-889-9789 and is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Episode 2: We are joined by Dr. Jessica Young to discuss a common term around Opioid Use Disorder – MAT. We will find out just exactly what MAT is, who qualifies for this type of treatment, how it’s helpful and what’s coming up in innovations for opioid treatments here in Tennessee.
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