PTSD

PTSD and Alcohol Use Disorder

The co-occurrence of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and Alcohol Use Disorder is relatively common.  PTSD is a mental health disorder that can occur after experiencing a major traumatic event. Such events can include physical violence, sexual assault, combat, natural disasters,

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College Students deal with addiction

The Dangers of College Drug Addiction

College can be an incredible time for a young person to find their path in life, but many times there are trials that person may go through. Whatever the workload is, studying for exams, finalizing projects, and cramming homework in

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Staying Sober through COVID-19

Staying Sober through COVID-19

People across the globe are experiencing an unprecedented world event: the coronavirus pandemic and the societal shutdown it has caused. Local businesses are closing shop, restaurants are doing take-out only, retailers have had to furlough employees in mass, airlines are

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Man dealing with mental health problem

Spring Cleaning for Your Mental Health

Spring is meant for rejuvenation and new life. It’s a fresh start after a cold and stressful winter. Not only is it important to clean up the mess around the house, but it is also important to get your mental

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Addiction Therapy treatment

The Dangers of Drugs Laced with Fentanyl

Many people suffer from addiction in our world, and it’s important that we all help each other get the right treatment and help they need in order to curb their addiction and get better. Fentanyl in the United States has

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Woman dealing with Alcohol Addiction

How to Talk to Your Loved One About Alcohol Addiction

It’s difficult when you see a loved one dealing with an addiction to alcohol. Their alcohol abuse may have started off slow, but now it’s turned into a different problem. You may have seen them progressive in their drinking habits,

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Friends at Brewery

The Truth About Alcohol Addiction

Do we know the truth about having a problem with alcohol consumption? Many people may drink a large amount of alcohol, but many also don’t know what the difference between moderation and a healthy amount. Here is what you need

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Woman using Marijuana vape

Can I Really Become Addicted to Marijuana?

Many people will brush it off and say that it’s highly unlikely to become addicted to Marijuana, but the fact is we see many people in recovery from Marijuana addiction at the Cypress Lakes Lodge addiction treatment center. People going

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Man and woman dealing with addiction

There is Help for Prescription Drug Addiction

Prescription drugs, especially pain killers are readily available for people to use. Doctors prescribe painkillers for the after effects of surgery to reduce pain in the body. What people don’t realize is that these medications can be highly addictive, and

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