alcoholism

What is the Cycle of Alcoholism?

The Cycle of Alcoholism Alcoholism is a progressive and fatal disease. Without help, the disease can completely overtake or destroy a person’s life. When an individual suffers from alcoholism, they are entirely powerless over alcohol. No matter how severe the consequences of drinking may be, they are unable to stop without help. They will continue to pursue drinking until they …Read More

Yoga

What are the Health Benefits of Yoga?

Yoga is one of the best exercises a person can take up. Yoga provides physical and mental health benefits, as well as a respite from the stress and anxiety of our day-to-day lives. Practicing yoga creates a harmony between the body and mind, incorporating physical exercise with meditation to improve our overall well-being in ways that other forms of exercise …Read More

psychedelics | Lakehouse Recovery Center

Are Psychedelics Dangerous?

Misconceptions About Psychedelics  There is a common misconception that psychedelics are safe drugs. Many people believe that psychedelics are non-addictive, less harmful, and less dangerous than other drugs.  While it is true that psychedelics rarely cause physical dependence, addiction is possible and there are many potential physical dangers from psychedelic drug use. Addiction is not the same as physical dependence. …Read More

When Will I Feel Normal?

When Will I Feel Normal?

Physical recovery from the damages caused by addiction and alcoholism takes time. Even after our initial detox, we may face uncomfortable symptoms for a much longer period of time. The persistence of symptoms after detox is known as “Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome.” The timeline for the persistence of PAWS symptoms varies from person to person, and it dependent upon an individual’s …Read More