May 21, 2020

How the Coronavirus is Impacting Kensington’s Drug Trade

The coronavirus is impacting Kensington’s drug trade in more ways than one, but these changes might surprise you.
May 8, 2020

Is Your Child on Drugs? Signs of Lying in Your Teenager to Look For

Many teens experiment with drugs, but this could turn into addiction. Learn to recognize the signs of lying in your teenager to catch your child’s drug use early.
May 1, 2020

The Harmful Effects of Poppers

While some people use poppers for their strong euphoric high, the effects of poppers can be more dangerous than many people realize.
April 23, 2020

The Connection Between Drug Addiction and Sugar Cravings

While they may seem drastically different, drug addiction and sugar cravings are more similar than you may realize and recovering addicts should beware of their sugar intake.
April 17, 2020

Alcohol & the Coronavirus: How to Avoid an Alcohol Relapse in Quarantine

Many people are drinking during the coronavirus. Unfortunately for recovering alcoholics, the risk of relapse in quarantine is high, but we are sharing some tips to avoid drinking in quarantine and stay on track.
April 10, 2020

Fatal Drug Combinations from Drug Abuse

Drugs have different effects, but when combined, these effects can become dangerous. Take a look at these fatal drug combinations and see if you are unknowingly putting yourself at risk.
April 3, 2020

Philly Safe Injection Site Facing Community Opposition

Safehouse was ready to move forward with a supervised injection site in South Philly, but the safe injection site is facing community opposition that could end the project altogether.
March 26, 2020

Drugs in Kensington: An Inside Peak at a Dangerous Philly Neighborhood

Drugs in Kensington have been a big problem, but officials are now targeting this Philadelphia neighborhood in order to combat the opioid epidemic.
March 19, 2020

Pennsylvania Has Highest Rate of Overdose Deaths Prosecuted as Homicides

Pennsylvania’s drug delivery resulting in death rule is leading to the most drug-induced homicide prosecutions in the nation.
March 10, 2020

Benefits of Meditation for Addiction

Addiction is more than just substance abuse. Luckily, there are several benefits of meditation for addiction that can help those in recovery move past some of these secondary issues.
April 3, 2020

Philly Safe Injection Site Facing Community Opposition

Safehouse was ready to move forward with a supervised injection site in South Philly, but the safe injection site is facing community opposition that could end the project altogether.
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.
October 2, 2019
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Dealing With An Addicted Child: Tips for Concerned Parents

Dealing with an addicted child is challenging and taxing. At Banyan Philadelphia, we are giving some insight on how to approach this situation.