September 6, 2019

What Is Blood Alcohol Concentration?

At Banyan Philadelphia, we are here to answer all of your questions about BAC including what blood alcohol concentration is and how the different levels of blood alcohol concentration affect a person.
August 29, 2019

Guide to A Sober Tailgate

Football season is finally here, but for recovering addicts, this can be scary. Enjoy the game but avoid a relapse with our tips on how to have a sober tailgate.
August 23, 2019

Cargo Ship Smuggling Cocaine

A Mediterranean Shipping Company cargo ship smuggling cocaine into the Port of Philadelphia was seized. This is the largest cocaine haul recorded in the history of the United States.
August 23, 2019

September is National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month. Whether you just started your recovery journey, or you have been sober for many years, take this time to celebrate your accomplishment and reflect on the many benefits of addiction recovery and what it brought you.
August 1, 2019

What Causes Meth Face?

Meth is one of the most destructive drugs when it comes to a person’s appearance. Here’s why meth face develops and what you can do to treat meth face.
July 31, 2019

Staying Sober in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is a bustling city with plenty to do even if you are a recovering addict. Our rehab center is dishing out some tips to avoid relapse as well as sober things to do in Philadelphia.
June 28, 2019

Reality TV Stars with Substance Abuse Disorders

Reality stars can get caught up in sudden fame, but these rising stars can quickly burn out. Our Philadelphia treatment center is looking to some surprising reality stars addicted to drugs.
June 20, 2019

The Most Commonly Abused Prescription Drugs

Prescription drugs may be helpful, but some can also be highly addictive. We are discussing the most commonly abused prescription drugs that you should be aware of.
June 20, 2019

Drug-Related Homicides in Philadelphia Rises

The number of drug-related killings in Philadelphia is on the rise as these drugs become the biggest motivating factor. Why has there been such a drastic change and what is the city doing to decrease this scary trend?
June 6, 2019

Narcan in Philadelphia

Narcan is a life-saving drug that can help in the event of an opioid overdose. Find out where you can get Narcan in Philadelphia and perhaps save a life.
May 21, 2019
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Drugs and Music Festivals

Drugs and music festivals can be a deadly combination. Could drug testing at music festivals be the answer? At Banyan Philadelphia, we are looking into this unusual technique.
May 9, 2019
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Dating an Addict

Is you partner an addict or recovering addict? Our rehab center has some clarity on when there is cause for concern and when to stick it through.
March 21, 2019
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How to Tell if Your Kids Are Buying Drugs Online

The internet opened a new world of possibilities, including the ability for young adults and teens to buy drugs online. As a parent, you need to be aware of the warning signs that your kid is buying mail order drugs online and what to do about it.
March 11, 2019
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Famous Former Addicts You Didn’t Know About

Addiction affects people of all ages, backgrounds, and walks of life. Read our list if famous former addicts who took steps to getting their lives and careers back on track.