December 13, 2019

What is Polysubstance Abuse?

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.
December 9, 2019
How Narcan Works

How Narcan Works

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.
November 27, 2019
Rehab Packing List

Rehab Packing List – What to Bring

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.
November 25, 2019

Sobriety as a New Year’s Resolution

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.
November 22, 2019

The Connection Between Sleep and Sobriety

Banyan Detox Stuart explores exactly how important sleep is to sobriety along with the insomnia relapse risks. Learn the truth about how dangerous sleepless nights can be for your sobriety.
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.
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.