Opioid Addiction
August 11, 2020

Harry Potter Actor, Jason Isaac, Opens Up About Past Drug Use

Jason Isaacs who played Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter franchise opens up about his “decade-long love affair” with drugs.
August 5, 2020

The Best Books About Addiction for Loved Ones of Addicts

Drug abuse can impact your reproductive health. How these drugs affect your period will depend on a variety of factors, but your addiction could be putting your future of becoming a mother at risk.
July 21, 2020
negative thinking in addiction recovery

How to Combat Negative Thinking in Addiction Recovery

Drug abuse can impact your reproductive health. How these drugs affect your period will depend on a variety of factors, but your addiction could be putting your future of becoming a mother at risk.
July 19, 2020
Xanax

Xanax Side Effects

Using art to aid in the recovery process is becoming more common for several reasons. Learn more about the effectiveness of art therapy for addiction and how it could help you in your recovery journey.
July 8, 2020
art therapy

How Effective is Art Therapy for Addiction

Using art to aid in the recovery process is becoming more common for several reasons. Learn more about the effectiveness of art therapy for addiction and how it could help you in your recovery journey.
July 1, 2020
menstruation & drugs

Drug Abuse & Menstruation: Do Drugs Affect Your Period?

Drug abuse can impact your reproductive health. How these drugs affect your period will depend on a variety of factors, but your addiction could be putting your future of becoming a mother at risk.
June 26, 2020
loving yourself in recovery

Learning to Love Yourself in Recovery & Be Happy

Learning to love yourself in recovery takes time, but it is an important part of the sobriety journey that could save you from relapse.
June 18, 2020
war on drugs in Illinois

Combating the Effects of the War on Drugs: Illinois’s R3 Program

Illinois’s new R3 program could be what the state needs to help those who have been most hurt by the war on drugs.
June 11, 2020
cocaine & anxiety

A Look at Cocaine & Anxiety

Cocaine and anxiety can often be intertwined, but the connection between the two can be complex. Find out more about how the two are related.
June 3, 2020
friend support

How to Support Someone in Recovery: Unique Ideas to Try

Knowing how to support someone in recovery isn’t always clear, but these outside of the box ideas can help.
March 23, 2020
drug takeback program

Start of Statewide Drug Take Back Program in Illinois

With a rise in the number of prescription opioid overdose deaths, many are calling for a statewide drug take back program in Illinois.
March 10, 2020
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Using Opioid Education for Children to Combat an Epidemic

The opioid epidemic has been a major problem, but opioid education for children could be part of the solution. Find out what people are doing to educate the youth on opioids and how this could help.
May 9, 2019
Sackler family and opioid addiction

The Sackler Family’s Opioid Epidemic

The Sackler family was once respected for its philanthropic work, but now the family is at the center of multiple lawsuits claiming the family was more involved in Purdue Pharma’s OxyContin sales than previously suspected.
February 20, 2019
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Lawsuits and the Opioid Epidemic in Illinois

As areas such as Chicago are growing, so is the number of opioid prescriptions in the state. Now, construction unions are fighting back against the growing opioid epidemic in Illinois by suing those they believe are responsible. Banyan Heartland offers opioid addiction treatment to help those affected get and stay sober.