Alcohol Abuse
July 9, 2020

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

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.
July 9, 2020

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.
April 18, 2019
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Common Withdrawal Symptoms & How to Treat Them

Watery eyes, shaking, confusion, nausea, and shivers are just a few common withdrawal symptoms associated with drug and alcohol detox. Banyan Detox Stuart shares common withdrawal symptoms and guidance on how to get through drug withdrawals.
April 5, 2019
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The Origins of Alcoholism with the Brain

It’s widely understood that addiction and alcoholism are diseases requiring professional treatment to overcome. Recent research explores the inner-brain mechanisms behind alcoholism, creating the potential for more effective treatments. Gene expression and inflammation can all play a role. Here’s more.
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.