Addiction Research

Important Update on Medication-Assisted Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Medically Reviewed By Lantie Jorandby Lantie Jorandby Dr. Jorandby graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She attended medical school and completed… read more Published: May 10, 2021 Updated: May 19, 2021 This therapy is becoming increasingly important and accepted

Can You Die From Xanax Withdrawal?

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Abusing Xanax has several serious consequences, but quitting may bring its own side effects. Your mind and body might have a hard time handling these. Thankfully, you don’t have to go through this experience alone. It takes incredible bravery to stand up to your addiction and fight for your life back. We’re here to help. At

Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention: Why Programs Work

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By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 7, 2020 Updated: May 7, 2020 Why feel the heartache when you suspect that your child is using drugs or alcohol? Why put yourself through even more of an emotional rollercoaster when you confirm your suspicions? To prevent children from using drugs

Heroin Side Effects

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By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 6, 2019 Updated: January 12, 2021 Heroin side effects can significantly impact your life not only while you are using, but also long afterward. Heroin is highly addictive and fast-acting, leading to its role as one of the most commonly abused opioids,

Methamphetamine vs Amphetamine: What You Need to Know

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By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 14, 2019 Updated: April 28, 2021 The similar name between the two drugs has many people pondering methamphetamine vs amphetamine and the dangers of addiction. This problem is one that must be adequately treated to manage any hazards. Sadly, methamphetamine and amphetamines

What is Krokodil?

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By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 6, 2019 Updated: January 29, 2020 As drug abuse spreads, a growing number of people are asking, “What is krokodil?” Sadly, this addictive substance is killing many people and ruining lives. As a result, the men’s rehab center in Jacksonville, FL, has the

How To Manage Pain In Addicted Patients Without Habit Forming Drugs

By Adrian Blotner Adrian Blotner Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 17, 2017 Updated: November 8, 2019 Chronic pain conditions impact the lives of an estimated 50 million individuals in the United States today. A significant number of individuals requiring addiction treatment suffer from chronic pain conditions, presenting a particular challenge for these individuals as