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May 24, 2022

The Opioid Epidemic During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The latest opioid epidemic began in the late 1990s and has since affected the lives of millions in the U.S. Visit us here for an update on the opioid epidemic during COVID-19 and efforts being made to eliminate it.
May 17, 2022

Being a Sober Dad on Fathers’ Day

Being a sober dad on Fathers’ Day is definitely worth celebrating! Here are some gift ideas that can help you support the father in your life in their recovery.
May 17, 2022

Moonshine Blindness: Myth or Fact?

Moonshine blindness is not a myth, but it's also not as straightforward as it seems. Visit Banyan Chicago here to find out why moonshine causes loss of sight.
April 28, 2022

Hashish vs. Weed

At Banyan Treatment Centers Chicago, learn about hashish vs. weed and why being aware of the symptoms matters to your long-term health. Keep reading here!
April 28, 2022

How to Stop Binge Drinking

If you are worried about forming an alcohol addiction disorder, visit Banyan Treatment Centers Chicago to learn how to stop binge drinking now.
April 28, 2022

What Is Crystal Meth?

What is crystal meth and is it highly addictive? Visit Banyan Treatment Centers Chicago to learn about the street names and side effects of the drug.
April 28, 2022

Moonshine Methanol Poisoning

Drinking moonshine can lead to more than just a temporary good time. Visit Banyan Chicago to learn about the negative effects of methanol and moonshine.
April 21, 2022

Side Effects of Binge Drinking

The side effects of binge drinking can have both immediate and long-term repercussions. Visit us here for some long-term risks associated with bingeing alcohol.
April 19, 2022

Accountability in Recovery: Helpful Tips & Why It’s Important

Accountability in recovery holds you responsible for your actions and keeps you on track with your goals. Visit us here to learn how you can apply this to your journey.
March 28, 2022

Heroin Highway

The “Heroin Highway” is a popular means of transportation for drug dealers to distribute heroin. Learn how this affects the surrounding communities here.


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