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October 15, 2019

Addiction and the Presleys

Addiction seems to run in this famous family as many of the Presleys face struggles with alcoholism, pain pills, and other substances. Lisa Marie Presley’s addiction to opioids echoes Elvis’s addiction, but the famous daughter got help and is now talking about her recovery.
October 2, 2019

Overprescribing of Opioids in Delray Beach

The opioid epidemic may be a national problem, but it’s a major issue in Palm Beach County, with two pharmacies handling a frightening number of opioids in Delray Beach according to a recent DEA report.
October 1, 2019

How to Deal with A Drug Addict Sibling

You may feel hopeless that your sibling will change if they’re an addict. Having a drug addict sibling can be frightening and upsetting, but help is out there for you and your sibling. Banyan Boca explores how you can help your sibling get sober and how you can help yourself heal.
September 30, 2019
Heroin Withdrawal Timeline

Heroin Withdrawal Timeline

Artistic expression can improve mental health, which is especially important for helping individuals who are in recovery. Banyan Boca Raton explores how art therapy can help people who are struggling with mental health disorders by boosting self-esteem and even releasing dopamine in the brain.
September 26, 2019

Cognitive Benefits of Art Therapy

Artistic expression can improve mental health, which is especially important for helping individuals who are in recovery. Banyan Boca Raton explores how art therapy can help people who are struggling with mental health disorders by boosting self-esteem and even releasing dopamine in the brain.
September 5, 2019

The Truth About Adderall Addiction

Millions of Americans are prescribed amphetamines like Adderall, stimulants like Ritalin, or other study drugs to treat disorders such as ADHD. But Adderall abuse and addiction are big problems nationwide in my professional and college campus settings. Here are the facts on Adderall addiction and what to do for sobriety.
August 29, 2019

How Restaurants Are Changing to Accommodate Sobriety

It may seem like everyone around you is drinking, but statistics show that alcohol consumption is slowing worldwide. More drink companies and restaurants are adjusting to the growing tastes for sobriety with alcohol-free creations that anyone can enjoy. Here’s how restaurants are changing to accommodate sobriety.
August 27, 2019

Re-establishing a Normal Sleep Schedule after Getting Sober

You don’t need drugs or alcohol to get to sleep at night. Banyan Treatment Centers Boca Raton shares tips for sleeping sober and combating poor sleep patterns. Get a good night’s rest, follow these tips to get started.
August 23, 2019

Vitamins to Take in Early Recovery

After getting sober, it’s time to replenish the nutrients addiction has taken away. Banyan Treatment Centers Boca Raton shares the right vitamins for sobriety that can help replenish nutrient deficiencies from addiction to support long-term sobriety. Reclaim your health with the help of nutrition and vitamins.
August 1, 2019

How to Cope with Nightmares of Relapse when Sober

Nightmares about relapse happen, but dreaming about relapsing doesn’t mean that you’ll face a relapse. Banyan Treatment Center Boca Raton explores the causes of relapse dreams and what you can do if you’re having these dreams.
July 31, 2019

Celebrating Your First Sobriety Birthday

The first anniversary of your sober date is your sobriety birthday – an opportunity to celebrate how far you’ve come in recovery. Banyan Detox Boca Raton shares tips for celebrating your sobriety birthday or honoring a friend, family member, or loved one’s sobriety birthday.
June 28, 2019

Is the Opioid Epidemic Slowing?

The dangers of the opioid epidemic have been headline news for what feels like ages. But is the epidemic finally slowing and taking a turn for the better? Banyan Detox Boca Raton explores opioid overdose prevention techniques and changes in opioid prescription rates to determine the success of epidemic reduction efforts.