Health and Wellness

Staying in Recovery While Practicing Social Distancing

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 20, 2020 As the country works together to reduce the spread of COVID-19, many are encouraging the practice of social distancing. However, for those in recovery, social distancing can often bring more questions coupled with anxiety than answers and calmness. Those in addiction recovery

What is Pain Management?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: March 9, 2020 According to multiple studies, more than 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain. And up to 1.5 billion people worldwide suffer from the condition. The consequences of this crisis are worth examining, in part because they have helped precipitate another crisis. Despite

Lakeview Health Closely Monitoring COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Lakeview Health Closely Monitoring COVID19 Coronavirus

In conjunction with our existing infection control policies, Lakeview Health is closely monitoring local, state and federal guidance regarding the coronavirus in order to enhance efforts in keeping our patients safe and healthy. Our physicians and staff are following CDC guidelines and each facility has added additional screening measures for incoming patients, such as review

Can Holistic Addiction Treatment Actually Work?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 28, 2020 When you begin the search for addiction treatment, you may hear many terms you don’t know. For example, you might read about dual diagnosis, individualized treatment, and holistic therapies. As you do more research, you’ve learned more about each of these terms.

What You Should Know about THC and Vaping

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 11, 2019 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

When You are Wondering, Am I Bulimic?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 1, 2019 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

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

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: February 12, 2019 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

Be SMART With Your New Year’s Resolutions

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 2, 2018 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

8 Dimensions of Wellness: Occupational

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 19, 2018 Work to live or live to work- it’s a phrase we often hear when it comes to work-life balance. It’s interesting that when asked to speak about themselves, most people first describe themselves by what they do for a living. We have