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March 17, 2021
the effects of addiction on relationships

Effects of Addiction on Relationships

The effects of addiction on relationships can cause the addict to end up alone. We’re sharing how substance abuse affects relationships and some treatment options that can help.
March 9, 2021
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LSD Psychosis

LSD is a hallucinogen that can cause unpredictable symptoms. Visit us here to learn more about LSD psychosis and why it’s more than just a bad trip.
March 1, 2021
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Drugs That Cause Vision Problems

Drug and alcohol abuse can hurt different areas of the body, including the eyes. Our team at Banyan Massachusetts is sharing drugs that cause vision problems.
February 24, 2021
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Benefits of Meditation in Addiction Recovery

Meditating helps to promote relaxation and manage stressful situations. We’re sharing some of the benefits of meditation in addiction recovery.
February 3, 2021
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Benzodiazepines and Breastfeeding: Is It Safe?

Benzos can help treat conditions like seizures and anxiety and are even prescribed to expectant mothers. But is it safe to combine benzodiazepines and breastfeeding? Visit us here to find out.
February 3, 2021
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Sober Birthday Party Ideas

Now that you’re working on your recovery, even the way you celebrate your birthday may have to change. Our Massachusetts rehab center shares some of the best sober birthday party ideas for this year’s celebration.
February 3, 2021
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Benefits of Volunteering in Recovery

Serving others in addiction recovery is an effective and humbling way to grow during difficult times. Our Massachusetts drug and alcohol rehab center is sharing the benefits of volunteering in recovery.
January 27, 2021
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How Cocaine Affects the Nervous System

Cocaine is a dangerous drug that can cause severe damage to the brain. Learn how cocaine affects the nervous system and the potential repercussions.
January 15, 2021
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Effects of Mixing Meth and Alcohol

Many people experiment with drugs and alcohol by combining them together. However, the effects of mixing meth and alcohol are evidence of the harm this kind of experimentation can cause.
January 15, 2021
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Increased Access to Naloxone Can Prevent Opioid Overdose Deaths

Many efforts have been made to reduce overdose-related deaths amid the opioid epidemic. So far, research has shown that increased access to naloxone can prevent opioid overdose deaths. Visit us here for more information.