January 22, 2020

Surviving Your First Sober Valentine’s Day in Recovery

Your first sober Valentine’s Day out of rehab doesn’t need to be depressing. Follow these tips to avoid relapse and make the most of the holiday.
January 17, 2020

Addiction & Probation Violations in Pennsylvania

For most addicts, relapse is a common part of the recovery process, but when relapse results in a drug probation violation, the results may be much more serious.
January 6, 2020
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Signs of Opiate Withdrawal

With opiate abuse on the rise, it is important to be able to recognize the signs of opiate withdrawal in yourself or a loved one so that you can get help.
December 31, 2019
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The Different Types of Heroin

There are several types of heroin that vary based on the ingredients and the production process. Learn more about these different heroin forms.
December 23, 2019
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The Do’s and Don’ts of Dating in Recovery

Dating in recovery doesn’t have to be something you dread. With a few simple tips on how to date sober, you could reenter the dating game confidently and without putting your sobriety in danger.
December 16, 2019
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How to Dispose of Prescription Drugs & Keep Them Out of the Wrong Hands

With so many people addicted to prescription medication or abusing these pills, it is important that you know how to dispose of prescription drugs safely and how to keep them securely in your house.
December 10, 2019
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Benzo Withdrawal Symptoms

Although the benzo withdrawal symptoms can be different for everyone, there are many commonalities. Here are the signs of benzo withdrawal that you need to know before you try detoxing at home.
December 9, 2019
America’s First Opioid Crisis

America’s First Opioid Crisis

With the opioid epidemic making national news, you may be surprised to find that this is not the first time this has happened. At Banyan Philadelphia, we are diving into the first opioid crisis in the United States. 
November 25, 2019
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Do We Drink More in The Winter?

Many have long believed that people drink more in the winter months, but what does the research say and why would drinking in the winter be more common?
November 21, 2019
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Counterfeit Fentanyl Pills Now In The US

Counterfeit fentanyl pills are now entering the United States and the consequences may be deadly. Learn more about these new counterfeit prescription pills and their dangers.
October 11, 2018

Common Signs of Benzo Addiction

Banyan Treatment Center explains the dangers of benzo addiction and how to tell if your loved one is in need of customized addiction treatment. Learn more about the warning signs.