Understanding the Warning Signs of Addiction This National Recovery Month

Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Signs of addiction can vary. The moment you notice them, take action. Understand what addiction symptoms look like, and how to get help. Addiction, or substance use disorder, is a brain disorder caused by a combination of many factors, including genetics, lifestyle and environment, past traumas, and of course, the substance itself. Addiction is a process that often begins when someone builds substance …

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Physical vs. Psychological Dependence

Physical vs. Psychological Dependence - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Physical vs. psychological dependence in addiction is commonly difficult to understand. Learn the differences from our experts here at Lakehouse Recovery. The mind and the body are directly connected. There is plenty of clinical evidence to support the link between the two. When the body is ailing, it affects how you feel emotionally. Also, mental health problems are linked to …

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The 6 Stages of Addiction Recovery

Stages of Addiction Recovery - Lakehouse Recovery Center

At the Lakehouse Recovery Center, we understand the 6 stages of addiction recovery and are here to support you through each and every step. Change. To overcome addiction, you must change. Change is hard, especially when trying to overcome a brain disorder like an addiction. But you can do it. The National Institute of Health created the Science of Behavior …

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The Disease Model of Addiction: What is It?

The Disease Model of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Aside from neurological, biological, and environmental, there are a lot of factors that contribute to the disease model of addiction. Find out how addiction works below. What is The Disease Model of Addiction? In 1956, the American Medical Association voted that addiction is, in fact, a disease, a treatable illness. Later this would go on to include drug addiction too. …

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