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March 9, 2021
earth day and addiction recovery

Earth Day and Addiction Recovery: Healing in The Great Outdoors

Earth Day and addiction recovery are similar in that they both promote healing. Visit us here for some ways to celebrate Earth Day in addiction recovery and heal in the great outdoors.
March 1, 2021
The Opioid Epidemic During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Opioid Epidemic During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The latest opioid epidemic began in the late 1990s and has since affected the lives of millions in the U.S. Visit us here for an update on the opioid epidemic during COVID-19 and efforts being made to eliminate it.
February 24, 2021
How Marijuana Affects Your Lungs

How Marijuana Affects Your Lungs

There is plenty of research pointing towards the effects of smoking weed on the lungs. If you’re thinking about picking up this habit, you may want to learn more about how marijuana affects your lungs first.
February 8, 2021
Taking Care of Your Skin After Meth Addiction

Taking Care of Your Skin After Meth Addiction

Methamphetamine is known for causing severe skin damage in its users. Our rehab in Illinois shares tips for taking care of your skin after meth addiction.
February 3, 2021
The Dangers of Flakka

The Dangers of Flakka

Designer drugs are taking over; flakka may be the most harmful one yet. Visit us here to learn more about the dangers of flakka and how it can affect your long-term health.
January 27, 2021
Why People Develop Phobias

Why People Develop Phobias

It’s normal to have fears, but phobias can make life a little more difficult. Have you ever wondered what causes phobias, though? Find out why people develop phobias as well as some of the common types people struggle with.
January 21, 2021
How to Cope with a Panic Attack

How to Cope with a Panic Attack

Anxiety has become more prevalent in recent years. Unfortunately, many people don’t know how to cope with a panic attack or even recognize the symptoms of panic disorder.
January 19, 2021
Medication Assisted Treatment

Medication-Assisted Treatment

There have been many efforts to address the opioid epidemic and the problems it’s caused in the United States. Visit us here for more information about medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and its efforts to address opioid and alcohol addiction.
January 15, 2021
Drug Addiction and Crime

Drug Addiction and Crime

Drug addiction and crime have been linked to each other for decades. Visit us here at Banyan Chicago for more information about the correlation between drugs and criminal activity.
January 6, 2021
Making Amends In Recovery

Making Amends in Recovery

Making amends in recovery promotes healing and allows the individual to apologize for any hurt they may have caused during their addiction. Visit us here to learn how you can make amends in addiction recovery.