Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

January 29, 2016
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Alcoholism in the Workplace

For chronic alcoholics, alcohol abuse permeates every aspect of their lives. From home life in Fresno, California to social and […]
January 28, 2016
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Dual Diagnosis: Facts & Figures

More than half of all individuals living with an addiction also have a co-occurring mental disorder. Dual diagnosis at drug […]
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 26, 2016
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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 […]
January 25, 2016
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The Vast Majority of Alcohol Consumed by Problem Drinkers

According to a study from our mates across the pond, nearly 70 percent of total alcohol sales in England are […]
January 21, 2016
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The Connection Between Trauma and Addiction

After a traumatic incident, many individuals will turn to drugs or alcohol as a coping mechanism. The problem is more […]
January 19, 2016
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National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week Begins Jan 25, 2016

The sixth annual National Drug and Alcohol Facts Week (NDAFW) kicks off this coming Monday, Jan. 25 in all 50 […]
January 18, 2016
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Alcohol-Related Deaths in US Reach Record Highs

Americans are drinking themselves to death at an alarming rate, according to recent data from the Centers for Disease Control […]
January 16, 2016
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Preparing Yourself for Drug Rehab

Making the decision to enter drug rehab is the crucial first step to recovery. But many people struggling with addictions […]
January 14, 2016
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Opioid and Other Drug Overdose Deaths Hit Record Levels in US

A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released in late December 2015 chronicled the disturbing rise […]