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June 4, 2019
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Listening for PTSD

PTSD causes many changes in a person’s perceptions and interactions with the world. Researchers have long been aware of voice changes in PTSD patients, and there is new AI software that may help with a PTSD diagnosis by identifying these voice changes.
May 31, 2019
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Even Stevens’ Star Christy Carlson Romano Opens Up About Past Substance Abuse and Mental Health Struggles

Former Disney Channel star, Christy Carlson Romano, opened up in an essay for Teen Vogue about her past struggles with substance abuse and mental health that she kept hidden from the media.
May 24, 2019
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The Troubling Trend of Viral Overdoses

More than 130 people die every day from drug overdoses in the U.S. A new shocking trend is having these overdoses go viral on social media. If you or someone you love needs help, call Banyan Treatment Center today.
May 21, 2019
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Stop Toxic Thoughts from Ruining Your Life

Toxic thoughts can play a role in anxiety, depression, and other mental health disorders. The experts at Banyan can help stop these toxic thoughts and give you your life back.
May 20, 2019
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‘Game of Thrones’ Stars and Their Battle with Mental Health

Leading roles from the HBO hit series 'Game of Thrones' share how their fame has affected their mental health. For mental health treatment, call us today.
May 16, 2019
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Batman and the Faces of Addiction

Heath Ledger played The Joker, and a prescription pill overdose lead to the actor’s untimely death. Ben Affleck, who played Batman in two different films, has recently opened up about his alcoholism. What is going on in Gotham City that’s caused challenges for both the hero and the villain?
May 9, 2019
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What to Do When a Fentanyl Overdose Occurs

Fentanyl is making opioids even more dangerous. Fentanyl overdose happens quickly, so recognizing the early signs of fentanyl overdose can be lifesaving. Here are signs of fentanyl overdose and what to do if this occurs.
August 1, 2018

How Five States are Fighting Back against the Opioid Epidemic

The opioid crisis in America has left no one untouched. It has ravaged all demographics and regions, leaving no stone unturned. Learn how states are fighting back.


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