July 1, 2021
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Commonly Abused Drugs in Illinois

Our drug rehab in Gilman is sharing the most commonly abused drugs in Illinois as well as some substance abuse statistics.
June 24, 2021
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How to Make an Addiction Recovery Plan

We’re sharing tips on how to make an addiction recovery plan and a template that can guide you in setting up realistic sobriety goals.
June 17, 2021
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TV Shows About Addiction

We’re sharing seven TV shows about addiction that portray the harsh realities of substance abuse among people of all ages and backgrounds.
June 10, 2021
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How to Get Out of a Rut in Recovery

We’re sharing eight tips on how to get out of a recovery rut for those recovering from addiction who want to keep progressing.
June 3, 2021
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What Does Cocaine Do To Your Nose?

What does cocaine do to your nose if you snort it? Visit us here to find out how snorting this drug can damage your nose.
May 27, 2021
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Tips for Online Dating in Addiction Recovery

Online dating has become the new norm. We’re sharing some tips for online dating in addiction recovery that can help you find that special someone.
May 20, 2021
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Angel Dust Addiction

Is PCP addictive? What are its side effects? We’re answering all of your questions about angel dust addiction and how it affects the body.
May 13, 2021
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How Alcohol Affects The Eyes

The effects of alcohol on the eyes vary greatly on how much and how frequently a person drinks. Visit us here to learn 6 ways alcohol affects your eyes.
May 6, 2021
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Living Teetotal: Why You Should Be a Teetotaler

Living teetotal means you abstain from drinking alcohol. Here are 10 reasons why you should be a teetotaler.
April 29, 2021
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Cognitive Distortions in Addiction Recovery

Negative thinking in sobriety is rough. Visit us here to learn about cognitive distortions in addiction recovery and how to overcome them.
April 17, 2020
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Choosing Between Detoxing at Home or Medical Detox

There is a big difference between detoxing at home and a medical detox in a professional facility. Before you choose, you should know the pros and cons of each.
April 3, 2019
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Common Withdrawal Symptoms

Many addicts fear detox because they don’t want to experience withdrawals. But detox is necessary, and withdrawals are not always going to happen. Banyan Heartland lists common withdrawal symptoms and how they can be treated.
March 1, 2019
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How to Detox from Drugs and Alcohol Safely

When it comes to safely detoxing, there’s no quick fix. Detox is a process that can be incredibly dangerous if not done properly, so avoid at-home detox and trust the experts. Banyan Heartland provides inpatient medically monitored detox for drug and alcohol addiction. Here’s how: