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UMass Nursing Students Trained To Treat Patients with Addiction

UMass Amherst nursing students are being trained to treat patients with addiction, a practice that is not prevalent across the country. The nursing students at UMass are taught a number of skills in specialized clinics from bedside manner to recognizing the signs of addiction. The students recently attended an on-campus social justice conference on substance abuse to learn as much as they can about the opioid crisis in the state. Read more here.

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