Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

March 17, 2016
Whisky and Prescription Drugs On a Table

Is There a Link Between Bad Weather and Addiction?

It’s not uncommon to feel a little under the weather during the winter months of the year, when the days […]
March 16, 2016
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How to Talk to a Child About a Parent’s Addiction

Making the decision to enroll in drug or alcohol rehab centers is never an easy one — and adding a […]
March 15, 2016
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Famous Celebrity Rehab Success Stories

Celebrities are perpetually scrutinized under the limelight of tabloids, online gossip columns and social media — it’s easy to forget […]
March 11, 2016
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Inside the Synthetic Marijuana Epidemic

From Patriots linebacker Chandler Jones to the residents of upstate New York, synthetic marijuana has affected Americans around the country. […]
March 10, 2016

College binge drinking can reduced through intervention, study reveals

Brief personal intervention can significantly reduce the binge drinking among college-aged drinkers. This is according to a new study conducted […]
March 9, 2016

Researchers unveil differences in brain behavior monitoring activity between cocaine users and non-users

Findings of a recent brain-imaging study showed different activity levels in the brain of cocaine drug users, especially in regions […]
March 7, 2016

Are High-Powered People More Prone to Addiction?

When we think of the stereotypical drug addict, we have a tendency to think “low-income, cooking meth in his Indiana […]
March 2, 2016
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Illicit Drug Trafficking Contributing to High Addiction Rates

Illicit Drug Trafficking Contributing to High Addiction Rates The drug trafficking business in Mexico is worth an estimated $50 billion […]
February 26, 2016
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The Invisible Drug Abuse Epidemic Among Older Adults

Although it’s common to associate addiction with younger demographics, a new drug addiction epidemic is on the rise among America’s […]
February 25, 2016
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Nature vs. Nurture: The Contributing Factors of Opioid Abuse

Five million people in the United States are affected by opioid abuse every year. The rise in popularity of opioid […]