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May 21, 2019
effects of cocaine

What Does Cocaine Do to Your Body?

Cocaine may be pleasurable, but the effects can be devastating. Our addiction treatment center in Chicago is walking you through both the short-term and long-term effects of cocaine on the body.
May 9, 2019
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Hobbies for Addiction Recovery

Life after addiction should be fulfilling, not empty. At Banyan Chicago, we have hobbies for addiction recovery to help keep you from relapsing and to keep you happy.
April 30, 2019
iop vs php treatment for addiction

PHP vs IOP Treatment for Addiction

Confused about PHP and IOP? You are not alone. Our addiction treatment center describes the difference between the two so that you can make an informed decision about your rehab program.
April 22, 2019
national prevention week 2019

National Prevention Week: How Drug Addiction Starts

With SAMSHA’s National Prevention Week around the corner. Our Chicago treatment center talks about recognizing the signs of addiction in a loved one so that you can get them help before their addiction spirals too far out of control.
April 18, 2019
substance abuse in college

Substance Abuse Trends in College

Alcohol and drug use in college can be alarming. At Banyan Chicago, we are breaking down the numbers and looking at the biggest substance abuse trends among college students.
April 5, 2019
php for an opiate addiction

PHP Treatment for an Opiate Addiction

Opiate addictions are common, but it is important that you get professional help. Learn why PHP treatment for an opiate addiction could help you or a loved one on the path to a sober life.
April 2, 2019
stabilization program

How A Stabilization Program Can Save your Life

At Banyan Treatment Center Chicago, we know that drug addiction is a life-long struggle and a relapse is a real possibility. Learn how a stabilization program can save your life from a dangerous fall back into drug addiction.
March 22, 2019
relationships and addiction

How to Repair Broken Relationships Stemming from Addiction

Addiction can ruin your relationships with your loved ones. At Banyan Chicago, we provide some insight into how to repair relationships broken by addiction so that you and your loved ones can move forward from your addiction together.
March 21, 2019
heroin withdrawal

What is the Heroin Withdrawal Timeline

Heroin is a highly addictive drug that is difficult to overcome due to the severe withdrawal symptoms. At Banyan Chicago, we provide you with a heroin withdrawal timeline so that you know exactly what to expect when you or a loved one seeks treatment.
March 12, 2019
vaping among young adults

Vaping Increases Among Young Adults

While vaping may seem like a harmless recreational activity to many young adults, the drastic vaping increase in the past few years could have serious consequences for the future of our youth. Our treatment center in Illinois fills you in on the facts.