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Alcoholic Parents: The Effect on Children
Growing up with an alcoholic parent can have a long-term impact on the children in that home.
Signs That You May Have a Problem With Drugs
Recognizing that you have a problem is the first step to changing the rest of your life. Even if you have tried to stop using in the past, it is never too late to quit safely and with guidance.
It is important to understand the complex nature of alcohol use disorder in order to defeat it.
Isolation & Substance Abuse Among Seniors
With the exponential spread of the COVID-19 virus, seniors are being forced to isolate themselves more than ever before. Losing the freedom to partake in group activities and family gatherings or even the disruption of an everyday routine can take a toll on one’s mental health.
What is Addiction?
Addiction comes in many forms and severities, but to truly understand and treat addiction we must first answer the question: what is addiction?
Addiction and Eating Disorders
Substance use disorders often appear alongside other medical or mental health disorders, also known as co-occurring disorders.
Why Are Opioids So Addictive?
The rise in opioid related deaths can be attributed to the rise in opioid prescriptions as well as the drug's addictive nature.
How Opioids Affect the Brain
Opioid tolerence and addiction are a result of how and where the drug reacts in the brain. Learn more about thow opioids affect the brain.
Breaking the Stigma
Lake Ave Recovery works towards ending the stigma of substance use disorders.
International Overdose Awareness Day
Lake Ave Recovery honors International Overdose Awareness Day and works to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of substance use disorders.