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Mental and Physical Consequences of Marijuana Use [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: December 19, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 Public opinion on marijuana consumption has become increasingly favorable, as statewide votes declared marijuana use legal in some states. However, public opinion doesn’t necessarily take into account the often overlooked negative effects of marijuana consumption. Marijuana can cause physical and

Drug Use Effects on the Adult Brain [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: December 8, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 While it’s well documented that drug use among adolescents can create lifelong problems, it’s important to not overlook the problems associated with adult drug use. Drug use effects can cause comas, memory loss and reduced intelligence. Worse still, these negative

Adult Opioid Use in the US [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: November 30, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 Drug use isn’t a new issue in the United States, but there’s no question that opioid use is on the rise. With millions of people at risk, billions of dollars on the line and no end in sight, now’s the

Adult Addiction Statistics in the United States [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: November 15, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 Addiction statistics highlight the reality of the addiction epidemic in the United States. While they’re troubling, they can also encourage individuals to seek help or become proactive when helping others get the necessary treatment for recovery. Drug Addictions Begin Every

Teen Heroin Statistics [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: October 14, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 The opiate-based drug heroin is incredibly addictive, and it’s well known as one of the hardest drug addictions to break. While all demographics are susceptible to heroin addiction, teens are a particularly vulnerable group. Examining teen heroin statistics can reveal

Cost of Alcohol Addiction

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: October 14, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 Every year, alcoholism results in thousands of unnecessary deaths, millions of failed relationships and countless mental and physical health problems. It can also, however, create a significant impact on the economy. The cost of alcohol addiction is in the billions,