Research from The University of Utah says that dental care could be an essential part of substance abuse disorder treatment.
The study found that those who receive dental treatment along with drug abuse treatment were two to three times more likely to stay in the treatment.
I think this is a great idea and helps recovering drug addicts to make lasting changes in their lives.
Glen Hanson from the University of Utah dentistry program joined the show to talk about the impact of dental care.
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