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June 28, 2019

Fighting Addiction in the Construction Industry

Addiction in the construction industry is a growing problem, with many workers facing opioid addiction dangers. A recent work stoppage in Massachusetts attempted to bring attention to this growing addiction crisis in the construction industry. Banyan Massachusetts explores this epidemic and offers help for construction workers needing addiction treatment.
June 28, 2019

What is Purple Heroin?

Purple heroin, aka purp, is an illegal drug that’s been causing increased dangers in Canada. The drug is expected to spread to the US as well, creating dangers for states and communities close to our northern neighbors. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts explores the dangers of purple heroin.
June 15, 2019

The Truth About Medication for Addiction Treatment

The chemical components of addiction can be difficult to face, which is why many people in treatment seek out medical addiction treatment in which they’re using medication to treat aspects of addiction. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts explores how viable this treatment path is.
June 14, 2019

Symptoms of Post-Acute Withdrawal Syndrome (PAWS) and What to Do

While initial detox typically lasts several days or weeks, post-acute withdrawal syndrome can last for months after a person has gotten sober. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts shares post-acute withdrawal symptoms and how to treat PAWS.
May 10, 2019
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What Makes a Corporate Recovery Program Different?

You spend 40 hours a week with your co-workers and employees, but do you know how to help them find sobriety? Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts offers a corporate recovery program for employees, executives, CEOs, and everyone in between. Here’s what makes this type of treatment unique.
May 9, 2019
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Health Problems Caused by Long-Term Meth Addiction

Long-term meth addiction can cause problems such as meth mouth, brain changes, and other health problems. More here on how to treat meth addiction and information on treating the health effects of prolonged meth abuse.
April 24, 2019
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Opioid Overdoses are Declining in Massachusetts, Here’s Why

Though Massachusetts is facing an opioid epidemic much like the rest of the country, new data shows things may be improving. Last year, in 2018, opioid overdose deaths dropped by 4% in The Bay State. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts outlines why opioid overdose deaths are declining in our state.
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 12, 2019
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Finding a Job After Addiction

Now that you’re sober, you need to enter back into normal life. And yes, this means finding a job. Banyan Treatment Center Massachusetts shares tips on finding a job when newly sober.
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.
May 9, 2019
health problems meth addiction

Health Problems Caused by Long-Term Meth Addiction

Long-term meth addiction can cause problems such as meth mouth, brain changes, and other health problems. More here on how to treat meth addiction and information on treating the health effects of prolonged meth abuse.