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How Covid-19 Improved Addiction Treatment

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Lantie Jorandby Lantie Jorandby Dr. Jorandby graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She attended medical school and completed… read more Published: April 26, 2021 If you or a loved one needs rehab but you’re worried about getting Covid-19

How to Protect Yourself from Covid-19

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Author Lantie Jorandby Lantie Jorandby Dr. Jorandby graduated with honors from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience. She attended medical school and completed… read more Published: January 1, 2021 People with substance use disorder (SUD) are at higher risk for Covid and many

Find Safety in Numbers this Holiday Season at Rehab

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: December 14, 2020 Every holiday season is a time for friends and family to gather together and enjoy each other’s company. For those fighting a drug or alcohol abuse disorder, the holidays can bring temptations to fall back into patterns of self-destructive behavior with drugs

COVID Travel Guide

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 16, 2020 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

The Dangers of Self-Medicating During COVID

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 12, 2020 COVID-19 and social distancing present unique challenges for individuals who are in recovery from drug or alcohol addiction. Where you once may have had access to round-the-clock residential care, your treatments may now be limited to outpatient or virtual options. However, this

COVID FAQs

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: October 9, 2020 COVID-19 and the novel coronavirus that causes it have raised a broad range of important questions across the globe, especially within the recovery community. Will I be safe in an addiction treatment facility? How can recovery take place in isolation? Fortunately, doctors

Prioritizing Treatment During a Pandemic

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 30, 2020 As you may have noticed, the coronavirus pandemic has created unforeseen challenges to nearly every system in the United States. Cancer treatment centers have had to make tough calls when it comes to weighing the health and safety of their patients and

COVID-19’s Impact on Addiction

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: September 29, 2020 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

Common Stress Triggers

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 28, 2020 Stress is one of the most troubling factors in the life of a person trying to stop using drugs or alcohol. Common stress triggers can make it harder for you to stay no, especially if you do not have a plan to

Are Addiction Treatment Centers Open?

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As COVID-19 continues to affect many businesses in the United States, there are so many uncertainties around what we can and can’t do right now. Every day brings about new findings, changed protocols and guidelines, and revised timelines for openings and closings. Because of reservations around travel, questioning if it’s safe to go to a