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How to Combat Teenage Alcoholism [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 14, 2016 Alcoholism isn’t an illness that targets adults exclusively. Teens, and in some cases even children, can fall victim to the disease. To combat teenage substance abuse, awareness and education is key. Knowing more about teen alcohol abuse and addiction can be instrumental

How Alcoholism Hurts Families

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 10, 2016 Alcohol abuse is self-destructive and selfish. When people suffer from alcoholism, they don’t consider that every bad act comes with unintended consequences, which usually harm family and friends. No one’s implying that people with an alcohol addiction intentionally hurt family members. The

How Facilities Attempt to Cure Alcohol Abuse Problems

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 8, 2016 If you’re suffering from alcohol abuse problems, you may have considered seeking assistance at an alcohol addiction rehabilitation center. If you’ve been wondering how alcohol abuse is treated, the following will be of interest to you. Alcohol Abuse Problems Are Often Treated To

What to Do After Alcohol Poisoning

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 8, 2016 Nearly 6% of all deaths globally can be attributed to alcohol. For thousands of years, alcohol has remained one of the most abundant and available substances in society. While many people have the ability to enjoy this beverage in moderation without negative

Why You Need to Stop Drinking Today

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 7, 2016 If you have any doubts about whether or not you have a drinking problem, you might want to consider answering the “20 Questions” provided by A.A. Based on the organization’s criteria, three positive responses are an indication you may suffer from alcoholism.

Why Family Support is Vital During Alcohol Rehab Treatment

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 5, 2016 Now more than ever, patterned alcohol abuse needs to be caught and curbed early on in individuals who are showing harmful patterns at a young age. One of the best ways to accomplish this is through active family support before, during and after

How Long Does Withdrawal From Alcohol Take?

By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 2, 2016 For those who suffer from severe alcoholism, withdrawal from alcohol is a frightening thought. Most alcoholics have experienced withdrawal symptoms to some extent at one time or another. If you have become physically dependent on alcohol, withdrawal symptoms are just one of

Codependency is Like Digging a Grave

When it comes to addiction codependency is likely to only help your family member or loved one continue to fuel their addiction. When and if a loved one decides to get professional help through addiction treatment a family program can help loved ones recover from the damage caused during family members active addiction.

Avoiding Drama and Distractions in Addiction Treatment

Leaving your hometown to go to addiction treatment and work on sobriety can be extremely beneficial. When individuals stay in their hometown to attend addiction treatment there will likely be drama and family dynamics that will interrupt the task at hand.