Women’s Addiction Treatment

Finding Addiction Treatment for My Daughter

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 14, 2020 “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 to drugs or alcohol to cope.

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.

Benefits of a Women’s Rehab Center

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 19, 2019 Data from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration shows that women make up about 1/3 of all rehab admissions. However, just because centers admit fewer females than males does not mean having a separate treatment plan isn’t important. Here are

Women with Addictions—The New Normal

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 12, 2017 Women used to have lower rates of addiction than men. But the gender gap has been shrinking for decades now, especially when it comes to alcohol misuse. An increasing number of women are using alcohol more than women did only a few

The Power of Female Fellowship in Addiction Treatment

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: April 6, 2017 Addiction is a biopsychosocial disorder. It follows that recovering from the disease of addiction requires more than just the cessation of substance use. If the underlying causes of the drug or alcohol misuse are not addressed, the risk of relapse is significant.

White Paper Underlines Gender-Specific Challenges for Women in Overcoming Opioid Addiction

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 23, 2017 A recent white paper from the Office on Women’s Health concluded that the prevalence of prescription opioid and heroin use among women is substantial. It provided dramatic statistical data on what kind of impact the opioid addiction epidemic is having on women.