Opiate Addiction
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

Make 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.
December 28, 2020

Celebrities Who Were Addicted to Painkillers

At Banyan Chicago, we know that addiction does not discriminate. Visit us here to learn about some celebrities who were addicted to painkillers and have turned their lives around.
December 22, 2020
How Opioids Affect the Brain

How to Fix Your Credit Score After Rehab

If you don’t know how to fix your credit score after rehab, visit us here for some tips from Banyan Treatment Center Chicago that may benefit your financial situation.
December 16, 2020
Sober Ideas for New Year's Eve

Sober Ideas for New Year’s Eve

Finding sober ideas for New Year’s Eve can be challenging. Luckily, Banyan Chicago has shared some sober ways to celebrate the new year.
December 10, 2020
Managing Holiday Stress in Recovery

Managing Holiday Stress in Recovery

Managing holiday stress in recovery can be challenging. But by establishing the right plan, you can enjoy your holiday festivities without risking your sobriety.
December 2, 2020
Alcohol Induced Myopathy

Alcohol-Induced Myopathy Symptoms

Alcohol-induced myopathy symptoms are just some of the many health problems that can occur as a result of excessive alcohol consumption. Visit us here to learn more about alcohol myopathy and our addiction treatments.
November 5, 2020
What Drugs Do To Your Face

What Drugs Do to Your Face

At Banyan Chicago, we know what drugs do to your face, and how long-term drug use may cause permanent skin damage. Visit us here to learn more about how drugs affect the face.
November 5, 2020
National Healthy Skin Month

National Healthy Skin Month

National healthy skin month brings awareness to the importance of skin care. Visit us here to learn more about national healthy skin month 2020 and how you can participate.
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.
October 23, 2020
How Opioids Affect the Brain

How Opioids Affect the Brain

Opioids are often prescribed to treat pain, but many people don’t know much about them. Visit us here to learn more about how opioids affect the brain.
March 10, 2020
woman protesting for safe injection sites

Are Safe Injection Sites in Chicago the Next Step?

With the opioid epidemic gripping the nation, Chicago is no exception. At Banyan Chicago, we are sharing some insight on how safe injection sites in Chicago could make a big difference.
July 31, 2019
man warming up hands

Connection Between Heroin and Opioid Pain Pills

Because one is given by a doctor and the other is illegal, prescription opioids and heroin may seem vastly different, but they share a dangerous connection.