Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

December 3, 2015
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Don’t Let Alcohol Steal Your Christmas–Staying Sober Over the Holidays

Alcohol can be a holiday “grinch”— taking lives, memories and relationships in the process. Knowing who, what and where your […]
November 25, 2015
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8 Jobs That Lead to Drug and Alcohol Abuse

Working full-time can be stressful, and for some, more streesful than others. Whatever the cause, a recent study showed that […]
November 20, 2015
Old Barrels of Whiskey

This is Your Liver on Alcohol

Excessive alcohol consumption is dangerous on several levels. Binge drinking can lead to blackouts, hospital visits, depression, disease and early […]
November 19, 2015
Prescription Drugs

What to Expect from Ritalin Withdrawal

While Ritalin is legally prescribed to thousands of persons with ADHD everyday, the drug has become one of choice for […]
November 18, 2015
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Tips for Talking to Your Teen About Alcohol Abuse in College

Sending your teen off to college can be an exciting yet nerve-racking experience. For most teens, it’s the first time […]
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. […]
September 25, 2015
Old Barrels of Whiskey

What Increases the Risk for Addiction?

From Santa Barbara, California to the East Coast, there are millions of people who struggle with addiction. Alcohol rehab centers […]
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 […]
September 17, 2015

Addiction and the Workplace

Addiction takes its toll in many ways, and there are perhaps fewer more damaging than when an individual lets his […]
April 29, 2015

America’s War on Drugs—A Timeline

The so-called “War on Drugs” has a long and often controversial history in the United States. Various tactics have been […]