“The myth of drug addiction treatment” – WITF [Transforming Health]

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Ben Allen | WITF

“When it comes to treatment for drug addiction, people may think it consists of 28 or 30 days of inpatient care at a facility.

“But it turns out, that length is arbitrary.

“In fact, the 28-day standard may be getting in the way of finding the best path to treating opioid addiction.

“Meet Louis Cassanova.

louie_straighttocamera“Louie Cassanova, a Cocalico High School graduate, has gone to, by his count, eight inpatient rehab centers.” PHOTO | Ben Allen | WITF

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