Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

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 […]
January 27, 2016
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How to Properly Dispose of Prescription Drugs

The average American in San Jose, California typically keeps at least a few prescription drugs stored in the back of […]
January 11, 2016
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91 Percent of Patients Who Overdose on Opioids Later Prescribed More Opioids

In further evidence of a rising opioid epidemic, a new study had found that the vast majority of patients who […]
November 30, 2015
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The Effects of Ritalin Misuse

The stimulant Ritalin was designed to help treat ADHD and narcolepsy, but like many medications, individuals in San Jose and […]
September 2, 2015

Am I Becoming Addicted to My Prescription?

From San Francisco to the East Coast, prescription drug abuse has become an increasingly problematic trend for millions of Americans. […]
July 23, 2015

The United States’ Most Commonly Abused Medications

While most people associate drug abuse with illicit substances such as cocaine or heroine, the most commonly abused substances in […]
May 21, 2015

How to Talk to Kids About Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription drugs may not seem like an immediate threat to your children when there are more obvious things to worry […]
April 1, 2015

The Sad State of a Life On Prescription Drugs

  In today’s day and age, addiction takes on many forms. We see it each and every day here at […]
February 24, 2015
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Pill Popping: Prescription Drug Abuse During the College Years

America loves college. Whether it be a hilarious flick about fraternity life or an Autumn Saturday filled with plenty of […]