By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Ryan Teague Ryan Teague Ryan Teague started in 2018 as an Alumni Coordinator for the men’s program, the Star at Lakeview Health. Ryan firmly believes Lakeview Health’s… read more Published: March 19, 2021 The question “How long is drug rehab?” is something that many people
Everyday concerns and anxieties around the COVID-19 pandemic continue to rise in the U.S. With more and more restrictions around socializing, “shelter-in-place” orders being placed, and travel protocols being implemented, it may leave you wondering if you should even seek help for your addiction in the current climate. Lakeview Health Chief Medical Officer, Lantie Jorandby
Alcoholism is a deadly disease and without the professional help of an alcohol rehab it can be nearly impossible to overcome. Individuals who struggle with the disease of alcoholism live a life full of drama an chaos. Their alcohol intake becomes their main priority and focus. Alcohol rehab can help the suffering alcoholic get their life back.
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 28, 2020 Detoxification can be a long and painful process, with many often facing alcohol withdrawal symptoms like fever, anxiety, mood swings, and joint pains. It can be both physically and emotionally draining for patients. Supporting someone through detox can make it more bearable
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
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
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 4, 2020 Percocet is a prescription opiate meant for short-term use. People who take it for longer than a few weeks run a high risk of becoming physically dependent on it. Individuals who use it longer than a few weeks and take larger doses
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 25, 2020 When it comes to drug and alcohol addiction, there are numerous treatment options to choose from. With so many choices, it can be difficult to determine the best starting point for treatment. In many cases, the ideal start of treatment is detox.
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
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 2, 2020 Prescription drug addiction is rising dramatically across all segments of the population. The most commonly abused prescription drugs fall into three categories: Opiates (such as OxyContin, Vicodin, and Percocet), Benzodiazepines (such as Xanax and Valium), and Stimulants (such as Adderall and Ritalin).