Addiction News
March 31, 2020

The Relationship Between Heroin & Painkillers

Heroin and painkillers are often connected. Learn more about how their tricky relationship can turn one misstep into a slippery slope.
March 23, 2020

Amphetamine Abuse Symptoms to Look for In Your Loved One

Amphetamine abuse can lead to dangerous consequences, but you could help your loved one avoid them by being able to recognize the amphetamine abuse symptoms sooner rather than later.
March 13, 2020

Signs of an Addictive Personality

Is your loved one showing signs of an addictive personality? It may not be what you think.
March 5, 2020

Is My Teen on Drugs? What To Do When Your Child is Using

Drug abuse is no joke. If you suspect your teen in on drugs, you need to act now. Learn to recognize the warning signs of drug abuse in teens and what to do after.
March 2, 2020

You are Never Too Old: Substance Abuse in the Elderly

Substance abuse in the elderly is a bigger problem than many people realize. Learn more about the problematic substance use of the Baby Boomers.
February 28, 2020

The Most Common Substance Abuse in First Responders

Substance abuse in first responders is common. At Banyan Detox Stuart, we are looking at the reasons why and which substances are the most abused.
February 17, 2020

The Less Talked About Rise in Meth Use

Opioids may be making headlines, but the rise in meth use in the United States should not go unnoticed. At Banyan Detox Stuart, we are going over the surprising numbers and their impact.
February 5, 2020

Addiction & The Brain: How Drugs Affect the Brain

Addiction is more than a matter of cravings. Drugs affect the brain in several ways, including both structurally and chemically.
February 3, 2020

The Recovering Alcoholic’s Guide to Going Out And Not Drinking

Being sober doesn’t mean you need to stay home every Friday night. With the right tips and guidelines, going out and not drinking is doable.
January 23, 2020
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Kratom Debate: A Miracle for Opioid Abuse or A Danger?

While some people believe that kratom could be part of a cure for opioid abuse, others worry the drug is dangerous. At Banyan Detox Stuart, we are looking at the kratom debate in full.
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.