Alcohol Abuse
November 12, 2019

Why Your Face Turns Red After Drinking

Does your face turn red after you’ve been drinking? This condition, known as alcohol flush or facial flushing, can be caused by an alcohol sensitivity that affects the blood vessels. Learn more about what causes alcoholic red face and what this means for your drinking.
October 31, 2019

The Issue with Sober Shaming

Sober shaming happens, but you don’t have to be ashamed of your sobriety. Live sober and unashamed with these tips to break free from cycles of shame. Sober shaming is dangerous to recovery, it’s time to break free.
October 22, 2019

Tips for Avoiding Holiday Season Relapse

Whether you’re returning home for the holidays or making new holiday traditions, the temptations for relapse can be strong during the holiday season. Banyan Detox Stuart is sharing tips for staying sober during the holidays and avoiding holiday season relapse.
October 22, 2019

How Addiction Relapse and Anxiety Are Linked

There are many people who think that relapse is just a part of the recovery process, but relapse doesn’t have to happen. There are many drug relapse warning signs and increasing anxiety can be one sign of relapse. Banyan Detox Stuart explores the connection between addiction relapse and anxiety and shares tips on reducing anxiety to prevent relapse.
October 2, 2019

The Connection Between College Binge Drinking and Eating Disorders

Binge drinking is a major problem in schools across the country, but it can also lead to additional challenges like malnutrition. Banyan Detox Stuart explores the college binge drinking statistics and the connection between heavy alcohol consumption and eating disorders.
October 2, 2019

Mood Swings and Alcoholism Relapse

Mood swings are difficult to experience, and many recovering alcoholics may find that they’re facing considerable mood swings in sobriety, especially in early sobriety. Unfortunately, there’s a strong connection between mood swings and alcoholism relapse. But you can stick to sobriety – here’s how.
September 30, 2019
Why Do Addicts Lie

Why Addicts Lie

Detoxing from drugs and alcohol can be challenging, but medical supervision and medications can help make the detox process safer. How do you know if you need medical detox? Banyan Detox Stuart outlines instances when a person can benefit from medical support for their detoxification process.
September 26, 2019

When Is Medical Detox Necessary?

Detoxing from drugs and alcohol can be challenging, but medical supervision and medications can help make the detox process safer. How do you know if you need medical detox? Banyan Detox Stuart outlines instances when a person can benefit from medical support for their detoxification process.
September 6, 2019

What Causes DTs?

DTs happen when a person stops drinking, especially after periods of heavy drinking such as binge drinking or long-term alcoholism. Banyan Detox Stuart explores delirium tremens causes and treatments for DTs.
August 29, 2019

Walmart, CVS, Walgreens, and other Drug Stores are Being Sued for Opioid Distribution

Walmart, CVS, Walgreens, and other drug stores are now getting hit with lawsuits about their alleged part in the country’s historic opioid epidemic. Here’s more about the latest 2019 opioid lawsuit targeting big name companies.
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.
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.