August 11, 2020

The Most Outrageous Drug Busts in Pennsylvania

While there are a number of homeless addicts in the United States, not everyone who is living on the street has a drug problem. Learn the truth behind homelessness and addiction.
August 5, 2020

Is Your Kid Hiding Drugs? Common Hiding Spots for Drugs

While there are a number of homeless addicts in the United States, not everyone who is living on the street has a drug problem. Learn the truth behind homelessness and addiction.
July 21, 2020

Alternative Techniques for Chronic Pain Management

While there are a number of homeless addicts in the United States, not everyone who is living on the street has a drug problem. Learn the truth behind homelessness and addiction.
July 20, 2020

The Hidden Dangers of Taking Xanax

While Xanax can be used for anxiety relief, there are some dangers of taking Xanax that you want to avoid.
July 8, 2020

What You Need to Know About Speedball & Its Drug Effects

Speedball is a highly dangerous drug combination. While some users swear by the intense euphoric effects of speedball, do not be fooled.
July 1, 2020

Truth in the Numbers: A Look at Homeless Addicts

While there are a number of homeless addicts in the United States, not everyone who is living on the street has a drug problem. Learn the truth behind homelessness and addiction.
June 24, 2020

Overdose Deaths in Philadelphia Still Rising

The number of overdose deaths in Philadelphia rose once more in 2019, but how will the coronavirus impact 2020 numbers?
June 17, 2020

How Peer Specialists in Philly Hospitals Are Making A Difference

Drug-related emergency room visits are a serious problem, but peer specialists in Philly hospitals are helping to decrease these numbers and get these people help.
June 10, 2020

The First State-Authorized Medical Marijuana Research Program in Philadelphia

A new medical marijuana research program in Philadelphia is being launched to study the efficacy of medical marijuana for serious illnesses and to help determine once and for all whether cannabis should be used to treat these problems.
June 4, 2020

The Dangerous Connection Between Social Media & Drug Abuse

With the rise in social networking sites comes some unforeseen negative side effects. Social media and drug use may be more connected than people realize, and it could mean trouble for the nation’s youth.
June 17, 2020

How Peer Specialists in Philly Hospitals Are Making A Difference

Drug-related emergency room visits are a serious problem, but peer specialists in Philly hospitals are helping to decrease these numbers and get these people help.
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.