When Doug left the Army, he had a lot of back pain. To ease the pain, he started taking prescription opioids and soon became addicted. When a battle buddy talked to Doug about his addiction, he decided to get help. He was able to turn his life around with support from friends and family and a medication-assisted treatment program.View Video Transcript Go To Video Gallery
No matter what you may be experiencing, there is support for getting your life on a better track. Many, many Veterans have found the strength to reach out and make the connection.
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