Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

How to Prepare for Grief and Loss in Recovery

When you get sober, there are many facets of your life you’re letting go of. Not to mention that recovery also means letting go of a part of who you are and an old way of relating to the world. Plus, in recovery, you might recognize just how much you’ve lost as a result of the addiction. The illness of …Read More

Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

The Pros and Cons of Traveling Abroad for Addiction Treatment

What to Do When Your Ready to End Your Addiction If you’re ready to end your addiction, perhaps you’re exploring the options you have for addiction treatment. There are many to choose from, depending upon your needs and financial means. You can go to a facility that provides the bare minimum, making cost of treatment less expensive. Or you might …Read More

Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

The Challenges of Going to Jail for Drug Use

Incarceration for Drug Use Only Makes Life Harder Lawmakers are learning that when a person is incarcerated for their drug use, life only gets harder for them. While they are in prison, the underlying problems that might have contributed to the drug use might only get worse. And returning to their home community becomes even more challenging when they are …Read More

Signs of Addiction - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Addiction and Its Effect on the Brain

It wasn’t until recently that the illness of addiction has been seen as an illness of the brain. In other words, addiction can have such a severe effect on the brain that it can continue to deteriorate one’s life. This article will review the relationship between addiction and the functioning of the brain. Brain research has revealed that a healthy …Read More