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What would make my son have a relapse in his drug addiction?
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Dr. Vasu Brown
Wound care
2 doctors agree
In brief: No particular reason
Addictive brain gets wired differently after addiction - learn more at http://learn.
Genetics.Utah.Edu/content/addiction/.

In brief: No particular reason
Addictive brain gets wired differently after addiction - learn more at http://learn.
Genetics.Utah.Edu/content/addiction/.
Dr. Vasu Brown
Dr. Vasu Brown
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Dr. Jeff Blixt
Addiction Medicine
In brief: Its common
Relapse is part of the disease of addiction, majority of people relapse after first trying to get sober. Right after leaving rehab is a very vulnerable time, from a biologic standpoint triggers from people, places or things cause powerful urges.
Relapse is not failure, it can be a good learning experiance, a trained counselor can help along with meetings, what's important is to remain willing.

In brief: Its common
Relapse is part of the disease of addiction, majority of people relapse after first trying to get sober. Right after leaving rehab is a very vulnerable time, from a biologic standpoint triggers from people, places or things cause powerful urges.
Relapse is not failure, it can be a good learning experiance, a trained counselor can help along with meetings, what's important is to remain willing.
Dr. Jeff Blixt
Dr. Jeff Blixt
Thank
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