Psychoactive drug use and overdoses are on the rise. Psychoactive drug overdoses are especially dangerous and though these drugs may not seem addictive, addictions and repetitive patterns of use can happen. Here’s the truth about psychoactive drug overdoses and what to do if you are addicted.
Feeling like your moods are crazy after getting sober? Mood swings in sobriety can happen, but it is possible to navigate the moods and emotions of early sobriety. Learn more about what causes extreme mood swings in recovery and how to treat them.
Drug addicts who abuse numerous types of drugs are polysubstance abusers. Banyan Detox Stuart explores common polysubstance abuse symptoms, dangers, and treatment options to help users get and stay sober. Polysubstance abuse is dangerous, get sober today.
Opioid overdoses can be deadly, and administering Narcan at the first signs of drug overdose can save a life. But how does Narcan work, and what makes it such a powerful tool against overdose deaths? We’re exploring the science of overdoses and Narcan’s effectiveness in fighting overdose.
Heading into rehab, but not sure what to pack for treatment? Whether you’re building your rehab packing list for yourself or a loved one, there are crucial items you should bring to drug rehab to help make your treatment process that much easier.
Every year, we all do a bit of self-reflection to develop New Year’s Resolutions that help us be our best selves yet. As 2019 comes to a close, many people are looking to get sober for the new year in 2020. Banyan Detox Stuart explores ways to stick to a New Year’s Resolution of sobriety.
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.
Choosing between your education or your recovery? The treatment team at Banyan Detox Stuart shares tips on how to balance college and addiction treatment with insight on taking a leave of absence so you can get sober without compromising your education.
For many people struggling with a dual diagnosis disorder, the symptoms of depression can often increase the risk of relapse. Banyan Detox Stuart explores the connection between depression and relapse and shares tips for staying sober.