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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
Kratom pills on leaves

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.
June 20, 2019

Effective Ways to Fight the Heroin Epidemic

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.
June 7, 2019

What Happens During Opioid Overdose

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.
May 31, 2019
college students getting treatment

How to Take a Leave from College to Get Treatment

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.
May 28, 2019
depression and relapse

The Link Between Depression and Relapse

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.