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October 31, 2022

History of Ketamine

As understanding of illicit drugs continues to develop, certain substances seem to stand out. Banyan Heartland explores the history of ketamine and its uses.
October 14, 2022

Marijuana Withdrawal Timeline

Banyan's Heartland treatment center explains the marijuana withdrawal timeline and symptoms. Click here to learn more about how you could be affected. 
September 29, 2022

Do Edibles Cause Dry Mouth?

Do edibles cause dry mouth? Why is this a big deal? Visit Banyan Heartland here to learn why cannabis can contribute to dental problems like “cottonmouth.”
September 28, 2022

Alcohol Poisoning vs. Overdose: Are They Different?

Is there a difference between alcohol poisoning vs. overdose? Banyan Heartland is sharing more about these conditions, their risk factors, and prevention.
September 22, 2022

Opioid Drug Trafficking in the U.S.

The opioid drug trafficking in the U.S. is a continuous dilemma. Visit Banyan Heartland to learn America’s involvement in the fight against the epidemic. Read on! 
September 22, 2022

Naloxone and Naltrexone: Opioid Addiction Prevention Laws

Naloxone and naltrexone are being offered to anyone prescribed opioids due to a new opioid law passing. Visit Banyan Heartland to learn more!
September 6, 2022

Can You Overdose On Suboxone?

In certain cases, you can overdose on Suboxone. Visit Banyan Heartland here to learn more about the signs and symptoms to look out for and what to do.
September 6, 2022

What Is an Addictive Personality

What is an addictive personality? Do these kinds of people always develop an addiction? Visit Banyan Heartland here to learn about the common traits and signs.
August 22, 2022

Single Mothers & Addiction

Single mothers and addiction are both hard enough, combine the two and it may leave the house no longer feeling like home. Visit Banyan Heartland to read more!
August 22, 2022

How to Help an Alcoholic Friend

Visit Banyan Heartland to learn how to help an alcoholic friend find recovery and sustain sobriety. Learn more about the effects of alcohol here!