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Gender-Responsive Addiction Treatment in North Florida – WSOS Radio

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: June 24, 2016 Updated: June 8, 2020 Men and women have different needs for their addiction recovery. The Augustine Recovery Center and Lakeview Health offer gender-responsive treatment to meet these needs. Addiction treatment can be a tough and trying time in a person’s life. Studies have found

Treating PTSD and Substance Abuse

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: April 15, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is one of the many risk factors that lead a person toward a life of addiction. PTSD and substance abuse often go hand-in-hand, so it’s important that when a person is treated for addiction, their mental health

The Relationship Between Exercise and Drug Recovery [Infographic]

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: April 12, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 While there are many factors that contribute to sobriety and rehabilitation, there is little doubt about the strong connection between exercise and drug recovery. At our Jacksonville addiction treatment centers, exercise is encouraged for all patients working toward recovery. In fact,

How Stress and Addiction Can Hurt Long Term Sobriety

By Lakeview Health Staff Lakeview Health Staff Published: March 28, 2016 Updated: November 8, 2019 For many suffering from addiction, feelings of stress often accompany their addiction. Frequently, their abusive habits may begin as a way to deal with the stress they were feeling in their everyday lives. Turning to drugs or alcohol as a