Florida for Rehab

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Florida has long been known as “the Sunshine State,” and with good reason. With its bright, sandy beaches and pleasant year-round temperatures, it’s as much a magnet for college students on spring break as it is a retirement destination for older Americans. Everybody loves Florida, which is only one of many reasons that considering Florida

Finding Addiction Treatment for My Daughter

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“I need to find addiction treatment for my daughter. What should I do?” If you are the parent of a daughter who has gone through a traumatizing situation, you should know that she may have turned drugs or alcohol to cope. This can be a difficult position for any parent to be in, accompanied as

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

What is Psychological Dependence?

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When people talk about addiction, it’s actually a double-edged sword. However, most don’t realize that it involves physiological and psychological dependence. That said, many associate only the physical symptoms with dependency. Many individuals might wonder, what is psychological dependence? And how do you move past it to achieve long-lasting recovery? Lakeview Health is here to

What to Look for in a Center During Covid

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Isolation is typically detrimental to recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. In fact, it is often considered a sign or symptom of substance use disorder rather than a way of treating it. However, in these days of COVID-19 and quarantine measures, group activities present health risks of their own. If you or someone you care

Cocaine and Alcohol Dangers

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Do you know someone who mixes cocaine with alcohol because they’ve heard it helps prolong the high? This practice of mixing powerful drugs such as stimulants and depressants may have devastating effects on your physical and mental health. In fact, it may lead to a condition called “polysubstance use disorder.” If you or someone close

How to Help My Husband in Recovery

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“I need help. I need to learn how to help my husband in recovery and to get help. Where do I start?” This is a common statement. You feel overwhelmed and concerned about your husband. You are unsure what to do to get him the necessary help and to support him through recovery. What should

Epidemic Versus Pandemic: Why the Opioid Epidemic Is Still Important

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We began hearing about the COVID-19 pandemic during the first few months of 2020. As the virus quickly spread around the world, it became the top news article in the nation. And while the Covid-19 virus has caused real suffering around the globe and across America, it’s important to remember another sweeping disaster that came

Is It Time To Seek Treatment for Substance Use Disorder? Signs You Need Rehab Now

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It’s often easier to spot problems in other people before noticing them in yourself. This is especially true when the issue being discussed is substance use disorder. You may not realize you’re drinking more than you should or taking more prescription pain relievers than your doctor recommends, for instance. This is often when family and

Does My Addiction Need Treatment?

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If you’re worried that a bad habit may have turned into an addiction, it’s time to have a professional assessment from a neutral third party. Millions of Americans struggle with drug and alcohol addiction. This chronic condition involves many substances. A few of the more common ones include: Alcohol Prescription painkillers Heroin Cocaine Methamphetamine If