Alcohol Consumption and the Health Risks - Lakehouse Recovery Center

Alcohol Consumption and the Health Risks

There is sometimes conflicting information available when it comes to drinking alcohol; so we’re here to discuss alcohol consumption and it’s health risks. For example, some studies have shown that drinking one or two glasses of red wine per day is good for cardiovascular health. It is widely known, however, that alcohol consumption, even in moderation (which is usually defined …Read More

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One in Ten Children Grow Up with an Alcoholic Parent

When children are raised with a parent that abuses alcohol, there are many ramifications that arise as a result. First and foremost, it puts a child at risk for developing an addiction of their own at some point in life. Researchers at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) indicate that approximately 7.5 million American children and teens …Read More

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Alcohol Abuse Among Veterans

Substance abuse issues among soldiers is unfortunately not uncommon. Traumatic experiences in combat can often catapult a solider into self-medication as a coping mechanism. According to a new report by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), alcohol abuse is still the primary reason that veterans turn to a substance abuse treatment program. In 2013, the Treatment Episode …Read More