Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

February 9, 2016
Young Man With Bottles of Alcohol

Student Athletes and Substance Abuse

It’s no secret that sports can be a beneficial part of an adolescent’s development. With over 8 million U.S. high […]
January 26, 2016
Young Girl Doing Drugs at a Party

Risk Factors of Adolescent Substance Abuse

Drug and alcohol abuse has to begin somewhere. For many, things that occur during the adolescent years are the cause […]
November 21, 2015
Holding Hands

LGBT Youth at Greater Risk of Substance Abuse

Alcohol addiction is a serious problem for teenagers, but it’s worse for some than others. Studies have repeatedly found that […]
October 30, 2015
Targeting Teens With Drugs

What Causes Teen Substance Abuse?

In Los Angeles and across the country, it seems that far too many teens are admitted to drug rehab centers […]
October 1, 2015
Young Girl Doing Drugs at a Party

8 Tips for Staying Sober in College

Students from Irvine, Calif. and across the nation recently returned to college for the start of a new school year. […]
October 1, 2015
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Marijuana’s Effect on the Teen Brain

While many continue to debate whether or not marijuana is a harmful drug for adults, research has been fairly consistent in […]
September 18, 2015

Marijuana and the Teen Brain

While the legality and potential dangers of marijuana continue to be debated in Laguna Beach, Calif. and other parts of […]