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Gift Your Children Hope at the Holidays

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 11, 2020 Becoming a parent is one of the most incredible experiences that you can have. Your children look to you as a role model, as well as a teacher to show them the ways of the world and the right paths to choose.

Give the Gift of Recovery to Your Parents This Year

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 10, 2020 The holidays are the perfect time to reconnect with family members you might not see during the rest of the year, especially your parents. Your parents are the ones who brought you into this world and care for you no matter what

The Importance of Nutrition in Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 2, 2020 A healthy diet can’t take the place of comprehensive addiction treatment. Detox, counseling, and aftercare are musts if you want to beat your addictions for good. However, your diet can have a significant impact on your recovery, helping you get over addiction

Why the Whole Family Needs Recovery from Addiction

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By Michael Rass Michael Rass Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 24, 2020 One of the most insidious aspects of addiction is that it is isolating; in addition to ruining people’s finances, causing adverse health outcomes, and risking lives, it drives a wedge between the individual struggling with addiction issues and the people who care

What Are You Thankful For?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 21, 2020 Thanksgiving brings families together, but it can also be a stressful time. While this time is usually filled with family, food, and fun, for some, this holiday marks the start of a period of depression. Whether you are still using or in

Managing the Stress of Online Learning for Parents in Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 20, 2020 Whether your kids are in elementary school, going into their senior year of high school, or starting college, the current school year is likely a struggle. Millions of children are now homeschooling at least halftime, and many parents can’t afford to hire

How to Be a Supportive Sibling During Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 3, 2020 If you recently found out that your brother or sister is starting an addiction recovery program, you are likely to wonder how you can be a supportive sibling during this process. Most people want to help loved ones when they are dealing

5 Ways to Get the Most Out Of Your Addiction Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: November 2, 2020 Explore the options available to you at Lakeview Health addiction treatment. We have many different therapies available at our locations in Florida. Clients that stay engaged and active often have the highest chances for long-term sobriety. Therefore, we urge you to use

COVID-19’s Impact on Addiction

woman looking out window realizing covid-19s impact on addiction

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 29, 2020 Social distancing and stay-at-home orders have been the norm in the US since early March in an attempt to quell the spread of COVID-19. Unfortunately, these practices have also had an impact on substance use and mental health disorders. Even before the

Addiction Recovery as a Tool for Mental Wellness

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 10, 2020 You’ve battled addiction and mental health issues. You feel positive about your future. Yet, you are also confident you need to aggressively work to maintain your mental health through your recovery. You can learn how to use what you have learned in