Alcohol Drug Addiction Information
Diesease of Addiction FAQ
1. Do you use drugs to help alleviate withdrawal process from drugs?
Yes. Depending on the nature of the drug used by the patient prior to admission our medical team prescribes as safe, short acting medications to ease the acute withdrawal common in alcoholics and other drugs. [read more...]
Under the Influnce
The Myth and the Reality
Separating myth from reality is not an easy task. Myth is, in fact, reality for many people; to suggest another reality exists is to turn their world upside down. But if the truth about alcoholism is ever to be understood, the myths must be attacked and destroyed. Only facts can destroy myths; and facts are the backbone of this book. [read more...]
Disease of Addiction Synopsis
In 1956, the American Medical Association (AMA) recognized alcoholism as a primary disease. Ten years later, the AMA further widened their recognition to include other psychoactive chemicals (e.g., opioids, cocaine, etc.). [read more]
Lakeside Recovery Center has a sincere desire to offer care and compassion to those that suffer from chemical dependency, and to their friends and family. At Lakeside Recovery Center, individuals are encouraged and taught to change their lives through making healthier decisions, all while developing a stronger sense of self. Lakeside Recovery Center offers treatment programs that are specialized for each individual seeking care.