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Most Abused Prescription Drugs

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: August 24, 2020 Drug addiction can form from abuse of prescription drugs. Just because a doctor writes a prescription does not mean they are safe to use. It is critical to follow your doctor’s orders and, whenever possible, to ensure you are able to stop

The Dangers of Self-Medicating

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: July 20, 2020 Self-medicating happens all the time, and it often works out well. You have a cold, and you take Nyquil. You call your mother for some chicken noodle soup. Technically, you are self-medicating anytime you are self-diagnosing and treating an illness or mental

Dangerous Interaction: Medication and Substance Abuse

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By Lakeview Health Lakeview Health Meet The Editorial Team Published: May 13, 2020 You may take medications for both physical and psychological ailments. But are you familiar with the dangerous interaction that medication and substance abuse can produce? You should know how alcohol and drugs impact the side effects, potency, and the overall effectiveness of