Using drugs while pregnant can cause harm not just to the mother, but also to the baby. Low birth weight, birth defects, and withdrawals are some effects of cocaine or crack use during pregnancy. Drug addiction during pregnancy isn’t just dangerous for the mother, it can also be harmful to her child.
Mental health and substance abuse disorders are often connected. Your mental health during addiction recovery could change drastically in unexpected ways. Our team at Banyan Pompano explain what happens to your mental health during recovery.
At Banyan Pompano, we are looking into the effects of drugs on the brain and just how dangerous your addiction could be. Short term and prolonged drug use can both result in considerable damage to the brain, but treatment can help mitigate damage. More here.
Our alcohol and drug treatment program in Pompano cannot stress enough the importance of family programs in addiction recovery. Addiction may have left your family feeling broken, but family therapy during recovery just might help you pick up the pieces together.
At our drug and alcohol treatment center in Pompano, we see too many relationships ruined by a person’s addiction. Find out why addiction ruins relationships and what you should do when someone you love is an addict.
You may be wondering how else you can help if an addict refuses addiction treatment at first. Banyan Treatment Center explains the steps you can take to help your loved one understand the damage that has been done.
An intervention for addiction must be addressed with love and support, and you must be prepared for your loved one to react in a negative manner. Maintaining transparency during an intervention will help your loved one realize that they need help.
Don't surrender your life to addiction, take control and get your life back today. Our drug and alcohol addiction treatment center has helped thousands of people empower themselves to take back control of their lives. It's time for your roots to grow in new soil!