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Relapse in Drug and Alcohol Addiction

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When looking for an addiction treatment center it is important to find one that has a comprehensive relapse prevention program. Relapse prevention program help to identify triggers as well as what to do in the event that a relapse occurs.

Getting Help in a Family Program

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Family and friends need to recover from their loved ones addiction. In a family program therapists and certified addiction professionals will work with the participants to help them to recover step by step.

Addiction and Social Class: Bursting the Myth

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Anyone is capable of struggling with addiction no matter what their background is. It doesn’t matter how successful or how big of a house they have. Addiction does not discriminate. The best way to get help for alcohol or drug abuse is through addiction treatment.

Recovering in a Family Program

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Family programs are the best ways for an entire family to learn about addiction to drugs and alcohol and how to cope with it in a healthy, productive manner. Quality addiction treatment programs will offer a family program to all of its clients family members.

Is Addiction Hereditary?

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Whether or not addiction to drugs and alcohol is hereditary is a debate that will go on and on. There is no debate that addiction treatment is one of the best ways for a struggling addict or alcoholic to get help for themselves.

What Is Alcoholic Dementia?

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If you or a loved one are struggling with alcoholism, you may be wondering about the causes, signs, and symptoms of alcoholic dementia. This condition can be debilitating, and it can be hard to accept that you may on that will lead to alcoholic dementia. At Lakeview Health, we’re here to help you get your

Alcoholism Signs

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Addiction to alcohol is one of the most common forms of substance abuse in the United States. Due to its prevalence and the ability to purchase alcohol legally, it is easy for individuals to become addicted to alcohol. This also makes staying sober more difficult, as well. While other drugs might require an illicit purchase,

The Dangers of Mommy Drinking Culture: Take This Situation Seriously

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Modern culture has stated that a glass of wine or three is okay and even healthy for mothers. However, the dangers of mommy drinking culture may surprise many who enjoy a drink while interacting with their children. Like with any alcohol abuse, the threat can be high. And, unfortunately, many mothers may need to visit

Is Drinking Rubbing Alcohol Dangerous?

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Rubbing, or isopropanol, alcohol is an example of why not all alcohol is the same. Ingestion of isopropanol is the second most common kind of alcohol poisoning and the most toxic. Most cases of poisoning are accidental, but some drink it as a substitute for ethanol alcohol, the type of alcohol addiction seen in an alcohol detox center

How to Quit Drinking and Succeed

Wanting to quit drinking alcohol and knowing how to quit drinking are two very different things. Thankfully, there are many resources available to help individuals struggling with an addiction to alcohol through the process of detox and then rehab. Since the risks of addiction are so high, it’s vital that everyone ready to embrace sobriety