Is Drinking Rubbing Alcohol Dangerous?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 13, 2020 Rubbing, or isopropanol, alcohol is an example of why not all alcohol is the same. Ingestion of isopropanol is the second most common kind of alcohol poisoning and the most toxic. Most cases of poisoning are accidental, but some drink it as a substitute

Can Alcohol Addiction Be Cured?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 7, 2020 The term “recovery” can seem simplistic when you consider all that it can mean to a person. What does recovery mean when you are considering mental health and substance use disorder treatment? Many people assume that recovery means “curing” addiction, especially when

Society and Alcohol Consumption

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 11, 2020 When it comes to attending a gathering, going out for a nice dinner, or having a semi-formal dinner with work colleagues, alcohol seems to always be a part of the mix. Society and alcohol consumption go hand-in-hand. For a person with addiction,

Social Media and Alcohol Consumption

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 31, 2020 Alcohol producers spend a lot of money each year marketing their products, and social media has become a popular place to advertise. With platforms like Facebook attracting more than two billion users, it’s no wonder that experts are starting to make a

Men and Drinking: The Causes Behind Alcohol Abuse

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 23, 2020 When it comes to alcohol consumption, men and women tend to consume at the same rate. However, it’s essential to realize that men and drinking relate differently than women and drinking. While some might reach for a beer to relax, it’s essential

Women and Wine: The Current Mommy Wine Culture

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 22, 2020 In today’s society, especially with the current pandemic, we are seeing an increase in drinking within the media. From drinks being shared with friends out at a bar to encouraging drinking at home to unwind, we are constantly exposed to alcohol consumption.

The Connections Between Alcohol and Depression

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 18, 2020 In today’s society, alcohol is a common fixture in stores, in social settings, and in the media. People are often seen consuming alcohol in commercials, shows, and movies. With such easy access, it can be hard to remember that it can pose

The Complicated Relationship Between Alcohol and Anxiety

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 11, 2020 Whether you come home from a long day or you’re out at a social event trying to relax, alcohol is a quite common substance many of us reach for to manage our anxiety. Wine at the end of a long day as

Top 5 Characteristics of the Best Alcohol Rehab

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 9, 2020 How do you know what to look for when deciding where to go for alcohol rehab? There are 5 characteristics that we can use as parameters for choosing the best alcohol rehab facility. Usually, by the time we realize that we need

Signs of Teen Binge Drinking

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 3, 2020 Binge drinking is far more than just enjoying a glass or two of wine in the evenings or knocking back a couple of cocktails on occasion. Binge drinking is defined as excessive alcohol use, and it is when individuals consume four or