Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

November 21, 2015
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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 […]
November 4, 2015
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What Should We Teach Students About Drugs?

It seems that students in Riverside, Calif. and across the nation are educated about drugs and alcohol every year. But […]
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 […]
August 29, 2015

‘Just Trying it Once’ Could Cost a Lifetime

The world of drugs is a frightening one, full of addiction and other undesirable consequences. For some people though, it […]
June 8, 2015
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Talking to Your Teen About Drugs

Parents in Riverside, California and across the nation are increasingly concerned about the possibility of their children abusing drugs and […]
June 3, 2015

Helping Your Addicted Child

Drug and alcohol addiction does not discriminate against race, class or age. Furthermore, underage drinking and drug abuse are on […]
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 […]
May 4, 2015

The Question Remains: Are E-Cigarettes a Gateway Drug to Tobacco?

A recent report by the U.S. Centers of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reveals that e-cigarette use tripled between 2013 […]
April 17, 2015

America’s Teenage Battle With Prescription Drug Abuse

America has an issue with prescription drug abuse. Though the 1960s and 1970s remain infamous for the young, drug-induced hippies […]
April 11, 2015
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Underage Drinking and its Haunting Effects

Underage drinking has been a problem in the United States for decades. Whether it’s because they want to rebel or […]