Addiction News
July 1, 2020

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 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.
June 29, 2020

Illicit Drug Prices Rise During Coronavirus Crisis

Disruptions in illegal drug trade and production have forced drug prices to rise during coronavirus to exorbitant levels. These high drug prices could stick around.
June 24, 2020

Building a Support Network in Recovery

Building a support network in recovery isn’t always easy, but it is imperative if you want to stay sober. These tips on finding support in recovery could save you from relapse.
June 8, 2020

Smart Drugs, Bad Decision? A Look at Nootropics

Nootropics may seem like miracle drugs, but the side effects of smart drugs may not be worth the risk for everyone. Learn more about nootropic use and what it could mean for your body.
May 29, 2020

Signs of an Alcoholic at Work

Alcoholism in the workplace is bad for business and the employee. Learn to recognize the signs of an alcoholic at work as well as how to help.
May 26, 2020

The Best Books for Families of Drug Addicts

Having a loved one who is an addict can be difficult, but these books for families of drugs addicts can give you a new perspective as well as hope for the future.
May 18, 2020

How Drugs Affect Your Face

Not only does substance abuse impact your health, but drugs affect your face and physical appearance as well. Learn more about the cosmetic damage and negative effects of drug abuse on your face.
May 11, 2020

How to Explain Addiction to A Child

Trying to explain addiction to a child can be scary and overwhelming. Instead of stumbling your way through it, follow these tips to speak to your child about addiction in a way that they can understand.
May 4, 2020

The Importance of Honesty in Recovery

Addiction recovery is about making positive changes, including making honesty in recovery a priority. Being honest in addiction recovery can drastically impact not only your relationships, but the success of your sobriety.
May 21, 2019
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Festival Season and Sobriety

Festival season is here, and you can still enjoy the season while sticking to sobriety. Banyan Detox Stuart shares tips on going to a festival sober and how to avoid relapse triggers. More here.
May 8, 2019
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Boredom in Recovery – Filling the Free Time

Now that you’re sober, you’ve likely got a lot of free time on your hands. Turn your boredom into fun or even education with these things to do instead of drinking or doing drugs. Find fun sober group activities, ways to pass downtime in sobriety, and more here.
April 30, 2019
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Tips for Finding a Job in Recovery

Finding a job after recovery starts with knowing where to look. Banyan Detox Stuart offers tips on finding employment after rehab, including tips on how to master job interviews. Your history of addiction doesn’t have to hold you back from your first job after rehab or a new career.
March 22, 2019
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Sobriety and World Health Day 2019

Word Health Day 2019’s theme focuses on accessibility of healthcare for people worldwide. Sobriety is one of the most important things anyone can do for their health. Here is how Banyan Detox Stuart is improving care to help patients find sobriety.