Allison Seriani, Author at Banyan Detox Stuart
Allison Seriani
September 1, 2020

How to Manage Pain During Detox

Although it is a prescription drug, the effects of Norco abuse could be fatal. Find out more about what you are risking every time you abuse this drug.
August 25, 2020
The Harmful Effects of Norco Abuse

The Harmful Effects of Norco Abuse

Although it is a prescription drug, the effects of Norco abuse could be fatal. Find out more about what you are risking every time you abuse this drug.
August 19, 2020
The Dangers of Mixing Adderal and Weed

The Dangers of Mixing Adderall and Weed

Do not be fooled by what you may have heard on the street, mixing Adderall and weed may be dangerous. Here’s what you want to avoid.
August 5, 2020

Benefits of Psychotherapy for Addiction

Drug cravings are a part of recovery. Besides learning how to cope with them, learn more about what causes drug cravings and how long you can expect them.
August 1, 2020

How to Deal with Weight Gain in Recovery from Addiction

Drug cravings are a part of recovery. Besides learning how to cope with them, learn more about what causes drug cravings and how long you can expect them.
July 21, 2020

What Is a Dry Drunk & How to Recognize It

Drug cravings are a part of recovery. Besides learning how to cope with them, learn more about what causes drug cravings and how long you can expect them.
July 19, 2020
counterfeit ecstacy

The Rise in Counterfeit Ecstacy

Studies on the effects of alcohol on the heart and cardiovascular system have mixed results, but for good reason. Learn more about how your drinking could be impacting your heart.
July 9, 2020
heart problems from alcohol

The Effects of Alcohol on the Heart

Studies on the effects of alcohol on the heart and cardiovascular system have mixed results, but for good reason. Learn more about how your drinking could be impacting your heart.
July 1, 2020
man with drug cravings

Why Do I Crave Drugs & What Can I Do?

Drug cravings are a part of recovery. Besides learning how to cope with them, learn more about what causes drug cravings and how long you can expect them.
June 30, 2020
Mama June and daughter

Mama June Agrees to Rehab On ‘Family Crisis’ Finale

On ‘Mama June: Family Crisis’, Mama June makes the decision to go to rehab with her boyfriend, Geno Doak. Learn more here.
November 2, 2017
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What is Heroin and How Does Someone Start Using It?

Heroin suppresses the central nervous system and its functions like heart rate, respiration, blood pressure, and temperature regulation. It also binds to opioid receptors, increasing chemicals in the brain that are responsible for releasing feelings of pleasure. When this occurs, euphoria comes in and the user is experiencing a “high.” When heroin is abused, a rush of pleasure occurs, and when it is removed, the opposite effect takes place.
October 11, 2017

Addiction and Mental Health Treatment for College Students

Alcohol and drug abuse is a common issue among the college “party scene” and culture. Many students start experimenting with drugs at a young age recreationally and access to the drugs becomes easier to obtain without having parental supervision 24-7 like they once had at home. We see time and time again, students’ stress and anxiety levels increase when they experience dramatic lifestyle changes and leaving for college can be one of them.
October 10, 2017

Top Signs and Symptoms of Alcohol and Benzo Drug Abuse

Does it seem like no matter what you do, you have cravings for alcohol and can’t stop? Do you try to only have one glass of wine at dinner, but it could turn into three, four, or five? Are you worried about a loved one you believe drinks too much? Or perhaps someone you know is addicted to Xanax or Valium, which are also referred to as Benzodiazepine tranquilizers used to reduce anxiety and insomnia?
September 19, 2017

Meet the Banyan Team – Kahlia Bersson

We take pride in having the kindest, most experienced, and genuine team members at Banyan Treatment Center. We'd like to take the time to introduce you to some of our awesome employees! This week we'l introduce you to our Clinical Director, Kahlia Bersson who oversees all clinical staff at our beautiful Boca Raton based detox facility.