What You Should Know about THC and Vaping

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Recently, THC and vaping are one of the health events in the news. More than 1,600 people have become ill, and 34 have died from vaping-related lung illnesses. The CDC has investigated this one class of vaping products implicated in many of the illnesses. These unregulated and unlicensed cartridges contain THC, the main psychoactive chemical found in cannabis.

When You are Wondering, Am I Bulimic?

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An addictive personality can manifest in a variety of ways. Lakeview Health is the mental health treatment center that Jacksonville FL residents turn to when they need help dealing with addiction issues, especially when those issues coincide with mental health needs. If you are dealing with an addiction to drugs or alcohol, or you are wondering, “Am I

Board-Certified Addiction Treatment: What To Look For In A Recovery Program

Building a Support System During Recovery Recovery from drug or alcohol addiction requires hard work and persistence. Addiction is a complex disease not simply treated once and forgotten. Breaking the cycle of addiction requires a strong support system, including a team of medical professionals who understand that staying sober is a lifelong process. Finding the

Be SMART With Your New Year’s Resolutions

With the New Year fast approaching, you may be thinking of what resolutions 2019 will bring. Self-growth is very important and highly recommended, but over half of people with a New Year’s resolution will give up in less than six months’ time (Szalavitz, 2012). In the wellness field, we are all too familiar with this

8 Dimensions of Wellness: Environmental

Engaging family in the recovery process is important when focusing on this dimension of wellness. By educating families about the disease of addiction and how it truly is a family disease, the entire system can begin to look at how they are affected by the disease and how they contributed to maintaining an atmosphere where

The Eight Dimensions of Wellness: Intellectual

Intellectual wellness is sometimes mistakenly associated exclusively with people who have college degrees or read classic literature, but intellectual wellness is important for everyone. It is not just about the classes we take or an IQ score, but rather it’s being open to new ideas, seeking personal growth through learning new skills, being creative, or

The Eight Dimensions of Wellness: Emotional

The Eight Dimensions of Wellness: Emotional By: Vaughn Bryant Emotion is a primary dimension of the human experience and has the potential to greatly enhance one’s wellbeing in life. It also has the potential to debilitate a person with sadness, fear, anger, guilt and other negative emotional states. Emotional wellness is achieved by mastering the emotional