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.
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.
You finish a tough shift at the restaurant and, like clockwork, you’re at the bar with your co-workers commiserating over the trials of the day. But shift drinks and drinking while on the job are some features that show the reality of the restaurant industry’s substance abuse problem.
Binge drinking isn’t just a college student problem, it’s an issue that seniors struggle with as well. A recent study shows that more than one in 10 seniors struggles with binge drinking, and this is a shocking trend for alcoholism among seniors. Here’s why seniors are drinking in higher numbers.
Tiger Woods and his girlfriend are facing a wrongful death lawsuit from the family of Nicholas Immesberger, a 24-year old Jupiter resident who died in a December 2018 crash after allegedly being overserved at a restaurant owned by Woods. Banyan Detox Stuart explores the Tiger Woods lawsuit and its relation to Florida overserving laws.
Austin Harrouff is going on trial later this year for the accused killing of his neighbors back in 2016. His attorneys and the prosecution are claiming different factors that contributed to the murders, while recently released cell phone records show that drugs may have been involved in the Austin Harrouff murders.
The heroin epidemic may seem like old news, but it’s still growing and worsening around the country. Many states are fighting the heroin epidemic through new programs and approaches to helping their communities. Here’s how one community fought heroin and opioids.
While the physical effects of drug or alcohol overdose are apparent, the mechanisms behind the scenes can be more startling than what a person looks like when they’re overdosing. Banyan Detox Stuart shares what happens during a drug overdose and how to recover.
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.
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.
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.