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Empower Yourself with Addiction Treatment Now

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health If you are wondering if you may need help with addiction, it is important to understand the different options you have for getting assistance for your addictive behaviors. Many Americans struggle with problematic drug use. The prevalence of a drug use disorder in the United States is also very high.

4 Major Impacts of Opioid Addiction on the Body

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Opioid addiction is a serious disease. This type of drug is highly addictive. It may create a sense of euphoria for you and alleviate feelings of pain. Yet, over time, it damages many of the organs of your body, putting you at risk for a wide range of adverse health

5 Ways to Get the Most Out Of Your Addiction Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health 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 the following five tips to get the most

5 Harmful Myths About Addiction

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Addiction is a complex process. Addiction treatment professionals have the requisite knowledge to understand this. But what of the common man? Your guess is as good as the facts. Many people do not know what addiction is. As a result, they easily believe in popular but harmful addiction myths. Believing

COVID Travel Guide

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health If you’re coming to Lakeview Health from a different town or state, as many of our clients do, you may want to take extra precautions during your travel. This could prevent your exposure to COVID-19. Lakeview Health is a drug and alcohol treatment center with locations in Jacksonville, FL. Once

Xanax and Alcohol

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Polysubstance use disorder describes the addiction to two or more chemical substances. In layman’s terms, this means a person abuses more than one drug. Polysubstance abuse is common in America and is a reason many people seek treatment at a drug and alcohol facility nearby. This is a serious condition,

COVID-19’s Impact on Addiction

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health 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 world pandemic took control, millions were under the

Does My Addiction Need Treatment?

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health If you’re worried that a bad habit may have turned into an addiction, it’s time to have a professional assessment from a neutral third party. Millions of Americans struggle with drug and alcohol addiction. This chronic condition involves many substances. A few of the more common ones include: Alcohol Prescription

How to Find Treatment for a Loved One

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Drug and alcohol addiction impacts the lives of every member of a family. Initially, it may seem like your loved one has control and can stop. Then, they continue to use, and you watch them change in front of you. They are no longer the person they once were. You

Mental Health and Addiction Recovery

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health If you have used drugs and alcohol, gone through treatment, and started on the path to recovery, you have achieved a great deal. Yet, it will always be necessary to work on maintaining this clarity and sobriety. Your mental health and addiction recovery will need to be a constant focus