How Meth Addiction Treatment Works

How Meth Addiction Treatment Works

In a 2020 survey, 2.6 million people reported using methamphetamine in the year before the survey. Of that number, 1.5 million reported having a methamphetamine use disorder, and nearly 24,000 people died from an overdose involving methamphetamines. Methamphetamines, or meth, cause destruction to the people misusing it and the communities in which they live. With any substance use disorder comes dangerous …

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Ripple Effects of How Addiction Affects the Family

Ripple Effects of How Addiction Affects the Family - Lakehouse Recovery Center

When you are caught in the grasp of a substance use disorder, it’s easy to think your choices and behaviors only affect you. In reality, it affects everyone you love in varying ways. Whether it is your best friend, parent, sibling, coworker, or significant other, they are all profoundly impacted. Here you’ll learn how addiction affects the family. Family Roles Your …

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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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