Alcohol Abuse

July 8, 2020

Will Looser Coronavirus Alcohol Laws Lead to Alcohol Problems

The pandemic has introduced new coronavirus alcohol laws that loosen the restrictions on alcohol sales. While meant to help the economy, could allowing drinks to go and alcohol delivery during the coronavirus have serious consequences in the long run?
July 8, 2020

New Bill First Step in Safe Injection Sites in Massachusetts

A new bill that would legalize safe injection sites in Massachusetts is making its way through the state’s legislative branch, but there is a long road ahead before any supervised injection sites open in the Bay State.
June 15, 2020

The Highs and Lows of Alcohol Tolerance

People handle their alcohol differently and not everyone needs the same amount, but your alcohol tolerance could be putting you in danger without you even realizing it.
June 15, 2020

How to Support an Adult Child in Recovery

Having an addicted adult child is challenging, but trying to support an adult child in addiction recovery isn’t much easier. To help you and your loved one both make it through, these tips may help.
June 10, 2020

The Dangerous Rise of Opioids & Heroin in Cape Cod

Opioids and heroin in Cape Cod have become a serious and growing problem. With such alarming numbers, the state, county, and community is taking action.
June 10, 2020

The Dangers of Using Opiates on Vivitrol

Vivitrol can be an effective means of helping to fight drug cravings but using opiates on Vivitrol can be dangerous and life-threatening.
May 18, 2020

Changing Your Perspective in Recovery

Along with overcoming the physical dependence of addiction, you need to change your thinking. Changing your perspective in recovery could help you find lasting sobriety.
May 18, 2020

Are Painkillers Making Your Pain Worse? All About Opioid-Induced Hyperalgesia

Although opioids are meant to help with chronic pain, this is not always the case. Opioid-induced hyperalgesia could be at the root of your problems and making matters worse.
May 4, 2020

Dealing with Stress in Sobriety

Dealing with stress in sobriety isn’t easy, but it is vital to the recovery process. These tips for stress management in addiction recovery could just save you from a relapse.
May 1, 2020

How to Improve Creativity in Recovery

Creativity can be an important part of the addiction healing process. Follow these tips to improve creativity in recovery and see greater progress in your sobriety journey.
April 23, 2019
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Why Anne Hathaway Isn’t Drinking Anymore

Actress Anne Hathaway recently revealed why she’s planning on cutting out alcohol, joining famous sober celebrities who don’t drink. Banyan Treatment Center’s alcohol rehab in Massachusetts shares how people can safely stop drinking with the help of alcohol rehab
April 11, 2019
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Why Join an Alumni Program?

After getting sober, many patients have a tough time making new friends in sobriety. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts offers an alumni program where former Banyan patients can connect, supporting each other’s sobriety while having fun.
March 26, 2019
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How to Stay Safe when Detoxing from Alcohol

Alcohol detox isn’t always easy, but with the right alcoholism rehab program, safe alcohol detox is possible. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts offers insight on safely detoxing from alcohol.
March 13, 2019
addiction in the workplace

How Employers Are Enabling Addiction

Addiction in the workplace is an increasingly common problem, and many well-meaning behaviors may be enabling the worsening of addiction among employees and coworkers. Here are enabling behaviors to avoid and guidance on helping employees enter drug and alcohol rehab in Massachusetts.