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May 21, 2019
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Juul Lawsuit and E-Cigarette Addiction

Juul e-cigarettes are touted as “The Smoking Alternative,” but they carry more dangers than the makers would like you to think. There are new lawsuits against Juul and a possible Juul ban in communities around the area. More about the Juul lawsuit and ban here.
May 8, 2019
celebrity overdose

What Celebrity Overdoses Teach Us About Addiction

As the opioid epidemic worsens, celebrity overdoses are becoming more commonplace. While some celebrities, such as Tom Petty, Prince, and Mac Miller have died of overdoses, others like Demi Lovato have recovered and are now speaking out about the dangers of these drugs. Here are lessons we can all learn from celebrity overdoses.
April 30, 2019
coming clean about addiction

Coming Clean about Addiction with Your Loved Ones

You know it’s time to get treatment, and likely, getting treatment will involve coming clean to your loved ones. Banyan Detox Boca Raton shares tips on telling your parents and loved ones that you’re an addict. Coming clean will help you get sober.
April 22, 2019
motherhood in sobriety

Motherhood and Sobriety

Crunchy moms, wine moms, silky moms, there are many expectations of motherhood across all social circles. We’re considering how expectations of motherhood influence addiction and sobriety. Any mom seeking treatment can get help from Banyan Detox Boca Raton.
April 18, 2019
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Bad Habits to Avoid in Early Recovery

Though bad habits don’t always become bad addictions, there are some bad habits that former addicts should avoid if they’re looking to maintain lasting sobriety. Banyan Detox Boca Raton outlines addictive habits that can be problematic for former addicts.
April 4, 2019
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What to Look for in a Drug Treatment Program

Helping your loved one find sobriety is the best thing you can do for them. Banyan Detox Boca Raton outlines things to look for when choosing the drug treatment program that will help your loved one get and stay sober.
April 2, 2019
kratom

Kratom Salmonella Recalls

Kratom is readily available online, but is kratom safe? Many people are already worried about the questionable safety of kratom, and the new FDA recall of certain kratom products due to salmonella contamination shows that the drug is not as safe as people think.
March 22, 2019
celebrity addiction and activism

How Celebrity Addiction Has Changed from Tabloids to Activism

In the early 2000’s, tabloids drank up celebrity addiction stories like water. But today, with social media at their fingertips, celebrities with addiction are now activists for recovery. Here’s how things changed and how that activism is helping others get sober.
March 21, 2019
what to expect during detox

What to Expect During Detox

Detox can seem scary, but it’s a necessary step you have to take so you can reclaim your life and get sober. Here is what you can expect when you’re detoxing, and what a professional detox program like Banyan can do to help you safely and comfortably detox.
March 12, 2019
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

What is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and How Can it Help Me?

Successful addiction treatment includes many aspects of care, including cognitive behavioral therapy. Banyan Detox Boca offers cognitive behavioral therapy, a treatment approach that assists in reducing negative thought patterns and improving recovery outcomes. Learn more.
March 1, 2019
equine therapy

What is the Difference Between Equine-Assisted Therapy and Hippotherapy?

When considering equine-assisted therapy, you may be wondering about the difference between the two types of horse therapies. Banyan Detox Boca explores the differences between equine-assisted therapy, which is focused on the care of horses, and hippotherapy, which involves riding horses for improved health.
February 27, 2019
equine-assisted therapy

Benefits of Equine-Assisted Therapy

Equine-assisted treatment is an increasingly effective approach to treating addiction and mental health disorders. Banyan Detox Boca, a facility offering drug and alcohol detox, outlines top benefits of equine-assisted therapy for addiction and mental health.