Can New Technologies Prevent Relapse?
brief description
“Body monitoring” technologies hold promise for helping people in recovery
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  • The articles begins with the following... Relapse following treatment for drug and alcohol addiction is common. Indeed, relapse rates for addictive diseases usually are in the range of 50 to 90%.1,2 Fortunately, research indicates that many of these relapses are predictable and ultimately preventable if people in recovery are provided the proper support and tools.