Alcoholism and Eating Disorders

Anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa are two eating disorders that typically affect teen and adolescent girls. However, you don’t need to be a teen or a girl to struggle with eating disorders. Men, boys, adults, and the elderly all have developed and can develop an eating disorder. In essence, those who suffer from eating disorders…

How Does Alcohol Affect The Brain?

Men and women of all ages use alcohol. Because the heavy consumption of alcohol is so prevalent, it may be difficult to identify an addiction. Additionally, many people develop an addiction because of their genetics. Although you might think alcohol is only causing life struggle, it also affects you cognitively. Therefore, if you’re concerned about…

Why Do I Need Alcohol Abuse Counseling?

Across the United States, about 18 million adults struggle with alcohol use disorder, according to the National Institutes of Health. This prevalent health condition is also one of the leading causes of preventable death in the nation. So, if you find yourself wondering why do I need alcohol abuse counseling, you wouldn’t be alone. Signs You…

Alcohol Addiction and Withdrawal

Alcohol Addiction and Withdrawal June 1, 2020 | Lakeview Health Staff | Alcohol & Drug Detox, Alcohol Abuse & Alcoholism, Drug Information About 18 million Americans abuse alcohol and approximately 70 million more have dealt with alcohol addiction in their families. Choosing the right alcohol rehab to start your new life free from alcohol can…

Teen Alcohol Abuse

As a parent, it’s challenging to know that your teen is struggling with alcohol abuse for many reasons. There’s a familiar narrative that kids will be kids and that they’re going to go out and have a good time. However, this saying isn’t always right, and some teens begin turning to alcohol as a way…

CBT vs. DBT

Over the years, a myriad of behavior adjustment programs have been created to help manage drug addiction and other issues. These include CBT and DBT, two similar options that vary in subtle ways. Thankfully, we at Memphis Recovery Centers can help. Our specialists fully understand these programs and can help you settle the CBT vs.…

Benefits of Aftercare

According to a report published by the SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration), nearly 139.8 million Americans ages 12 and older used alcohol within one month of the 2018 survey. That report further indicates that, during 2018, nearly 20.3 Americans 12 years and older suffered from SUD (substance use disorder). In this guide,…