By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 1, 2016 Detoxing from alcohol dependence is a difficult process. In fact, alcohol withdrawal can be dangerous and even fatal if not properly managed. Licensed alcohol detox programs play an important role in this part of early recovery. Alcohol withdrawal medication also helps medical
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 2, 2016 Drinking alcohol is common in America. Despite being known as a social lubricant, increased consumption gradually becomes a problem. Before you know it, your “casual” drinking transforms into a life-crippling dependency. You may have even gotten to the point where you’re considering
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: June 23, 2016 A functioning alcoholic is much harder to identify than those who have lost much of themselves and their lives to substance abuse. Functioning alcoholics seem reasonably in control of life, both personally and professionally. They are typically responsible, employed and productive members
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: January 31, 2012 Television is a great way to advertise products. How many of us wait for the Superbowl to watch all of the new Budweiser commercials every year? Most of us are visual and are the perfect target for this type of ad campaign.
By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 9, 2011 Alcohol, Drugs and Rock n’ Roll Our five senses are all susceptible to being triggered by memories sending signals to our brains and bodies of our old using days. Music is a huge trigger for most people, especially those new to
Energy drinks often combined with alcohol and other drugs have resulted in an increased number of emergency room visits.
Many factors including the gene pool that one comes from can play a role in whether or not an individual is going to suffer from the disease of addiction.
Untreated alcoholism in women can lead to brain damage as the functioning of the serotonin system can be affected in as little as four years.
Not only does alcohol abuse and drug addiction affect the person struggling with the disease but it can potentially have grave consequences on those who they come into contact with. Untimely deaths are caused every day as a result of addiction.
If you have answered yes to any of the following questions then you may be struggling with alcoholism and it may be time to take action to give yourself the life you deserve.