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November 5, 2020
Substance Abuse and Dementia

Substance Abuse and Dementia

Our team of professionals at Banyan Massachusetts understands the unfortunate correlation between substance abuse and dementia. Visit us here to learn more about the connection between dementia and addiction.
October 27, 2020
Celebrating One Month Sober

Celebrating One Month Sober

The link between alcohol and osteoporosis should be a concern to those who consume alcohol. Visit us here to learn more about the connection between drinking and osteoporosis.
October 27, 2020
Dangers of Mixing Alcohol & Energy Drinks

Dangers of Mixing Alcohol & Energy Drinks

Caffeinated alcoholic beverages are growing in popularity, but there are several dangers of mixing alcohol and energy drinks that many people are not aware of.
October 27, 2020
The Effects of Alcohol on the Reproductive System

The Effects of Alcohol on the Reproductive System

The link between alcohol and osteoporosis should be a concern to those who consume alcohol. Visit us here to learn more about the connection between drinking and osteoporosis.
October 23, 2020
The Link Between Alcohol and Osteoprorosis

The Link Between Alcohol and Osteoporosis

The link between alcohol and osteoporosis should be a concern to those who consume alcohol. Visit us here to learn more about the connection between drinking and osteoporosis.
October 20, 2020
AJ McLeans Sobriety

AJ McLean from Backstreet Boys Spoke About His Addiction Struggles

Backstreet Boys’ AJ McLean spoke to Good Morning America to discuss his 20-year struggle with addiction and substance abuse.
October 1, 2020
The Relationship Between Meth and Weight Loss

The Relationship Between Meth & Weight Loss

Meth abuse can lead to some noticeable changes in physical appearance including weight loss. Learn more about the various connections between meth and weight loss.
October 1, 2020
$1 Million Fentanyl Drug Bust

Over $1 Million Fentanyl Busts in Merrimack Valley & Fall River

Massachusetts State Police confiscated over $1 million in illicit fentanyl in less than 48 hours. Learn more about these fentanyl busts in the Merrimack Valley and what they mean for the state as a whole.
October 1, 2020
sober things to do in boston

Sober Things to Do in Boston that Are Actually Fun

Description: After 16 years of sobriety, actor Dax Shepard reveals that he recently relapsed. Learn more here.
October 1, 2020
I Feel Nothing: Anhedonia and Substance Abuse

“I Feel Nothing” Anhedonia & Substance Abuse

Anhedonia and substance abuse are connected in several ways. Learn more about how drugs that can make you feel so good initially can eventually lead you to feel so little.
April 11, 2019
alumni program

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 12, 2019
prescription pill addiction

Signs of Prescription Pill Addiction

Prescription pills, such as benzos and opioids, are highly addictive. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts offers prescription pill addiction treatment. Here are common signs RX opioid and benzo addictions and how to get help.
December 26, 2018

Common Addictions Faced by Young Adults

The opioid epidemic grabs headlines, but it’s not the only drug teens and young adults are addicted to. Other commonly abused drugs among those aged 18 to 25 include marijuana, tobacco, and alcohol. Sobriety is possible with help from drug and alcohol rehab in Massachusetts.
December 7, 2018

When PHP is the Next Step

After completing detox or inpatient treatment, patients may have additional medical needs in their recovery. For patients with medical needs in recovery, PHP drug treatment may be the next step. The professionals at Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts explain when the right approach is PHP.