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March 21, 2019
cocaine overdose

Signs of Cocaine Overdose

Cocaine overdose is more common and dangerous than you may think. Here are signs of cocaine overdose and what to do if an overdose occurs.
March 11, 2019
friendships in sobriety

How to Build New Friendships in Sobriety

Without the social lubricant of alcohol or drugs, making friends can be a scary situation for a newly sober person. Banyan Detox Stuart, a facility providing safe and medical drug detox in Stuart, offers tips on making friends when sober. The friends you make in sobriety can last a lifetime.
March 6, 2019

Opioid Overdoses Cause Drop in US Life Expectancy Rate – How to Fight Back

The average life expectancy in the US has dropped due to several factors, including opioid overdoses. Banyan Detox Stuart explores opioid epidemic statistics and how to fight back against this dangerous drug with the help of medically monitored opioid detox.
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
surgery fuels addiction

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
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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
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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.