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February 26, 2019
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Forgiving Yourself in Recovery

Addiction, alcoholism, and substance abuse can lead to dangerous choices that you may be regretting now that you’ve become sober. Here is how to forgive yourself after getting sober so you can let go and move forward with your recovery.
February 22, 2019
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How Wisdom Teeth Surgery Fuels Addiction

Dental surgeries such as the removal of wisdom teeth have been linked to an increased risk of opioid addiction in young adult patients. Teens and young adults undergoing routine dental surgery may be prescribed opioid painkillers and these prescriptions can be dangerous. Here’s why:
February 3, 2019

Preparing for a Sober St. Patrick’s Day

The holidays are over and it’s back to the daily grind. This leaves many people feeling a little blue. Learn the causes of post-holiday blues, and what you can do to feel better.
January 31, 2019

What Causes Post-Holiday Blues?

The holidays are over and it’s back to the daily grind. This leaves many people feeling a little blue. Learn the causes of post-holiday blues, and what you can do to feel better.
January 17, 2019

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Your Sober Partner

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your sober partner? Skip the wine and chocolates and explore these fun and sober ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day with top Valentine’s gifts.
January 17, 2019

Setting the Stage for a Sober 2019 – Tips for Long-Term Sobriety

The new year is here, and if you’re newly sober, you may be wondering if you’ll make it through 2019 with your sobriety intact. Banyan Detox Stuart shares tips for long-term sobriety to help you stick to recovery in 2019 and beyond.
December 26, 2018

Tips for Making Amends

In AA and many other approaches to treatment, getting sober involves making amends. Here are tips from Banyan Detox on how to make amends and what to say when making amends.
December 26, 2018

What to Do Instead of Drinking at Parties

The holiday season is filled with many parties and events that people rely on alcohol to get through. But if you’re newly sober for the holidays, it can be tough sticking to your newfound sobriety. Here are tips from a trusted detox facility on avoiding holiday drinking to stick to your sobriety.
December 20, 2018

Quitting is Your Best Gift to Yourself this Year

There’s one gift that’s the perfect option for anyone who is struggling with addiction- sobriety. The gift of quitting, aka the gift of sobriety, is the greatest gift you can give yourself and those you love. Start the new year with the best gift of all, sobriety.
December 20, 2018

A Guide to an Awesome Sober New Year’s

So, you’re looking to ring in the new year with sobriety. Staying sober for New Year’s and beyond is the perfect way to start the new year. Banyan Detox, a facility offering personalized treatment for substance abuse in Florida, shares tips on how to have a great new year’s while staying sober.