April 9, 2021 – “Alcohol and drug use problems can have devastating impacts on individuals, their families and our communities,” says Khan. 

Efforts in Utah to address the state’s opioid epidemic have been successful, but Khan says continued vigilance on that front is needed. 

Khan says these are the key signs that someone you know may be struggling with addiction … “Long-term, recovery from addiction is quite attainable. It involves a multi-dimensional approach that includes developing skills to cope with life on life’s terms, as well as developing a social and emotional network of support,” says Khan. 

Don’t forget, there is help out there. In fact, Regence has teamed up with Boulder Care for addiction treatment available 24/7 through virtual visits. 

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