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Finding Help in Residential Treatment Centers

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Residential addiction treatment offers the support needed to recovery from alcohol addiction. Over two hundred thousand Americans seek out help for alcohol abuse on a yearly basis. An individual is not likely to overcome their addiction to alcohol without the professional help, support and guidance provided by a residential addiction treatment center.

Detox Sets the Tone

detox sets the tone for emotional woman during group therapy

The first step to overcoming an addiction to drugs or alcohol is to participate in a medically supervised detoxification. When detox is complete an individual will no longer suffer from physical cravings and be able to concentrate all of their efforts on the psychological aspect of their disease.

My Spouse is Reluctant to Begin Treatment for Alcohol… What Can I Do?

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 21, 2016 Admitting you need help and making the decision to enter into an alcohol rehabilitation program can be an unnerving event. In fact, fear and uncertainty keep a large majority of people from seeking the help they need. Even if they want to

How Pain Pill Addiction Can Sneak Up on Anyone

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 19, 2016 Pain medication abuse is one of the fastest growing health issues in America. In the blink of an eye, what starts out as a solution for a specific medical problem can turn into a pain pill addiction. No one is suggesting that

Chemical Dependency Rehab: Taking the First Step

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 17, 2016 Knowing that you’re struggling with a chemical dependency can be a difficult thing to process. However, it’s an integral part of your recovery journey. Working through the first steps can help you find the right chemical dependency rehab you need to enjoy

How to Stop Drinking and Begin Addiction Treatment

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 13, 2016 For most people dealing with alcoholism, memories of how they became addicted are often fleeting. It usually happens over a period of time until individuals find themselves slowly increasing their consumption in order to get the desired effect, which is usually to

Drinking Problems Can Start at Any Age

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 10, 2016 It shouldn’t come as a surprise that an insidious disease like alcoholism can affect people at any age. Even though drinking under the age of 21 is forbidden by law in every state, the vast number of underage drinkers is startling. It’s

Pill-Mill Laws in Florida Likely to Affect Addiction Treatment

With new laws that have recently been put in place to shut down pill-mills and regulate their distributions of dangerous prescription drugs addiction treatment centers throughout the state of Florida are expecting a spike in the number of individuals seeking out treatment.