Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

July 20, 2015

What Causes Addiction?

Of all topics related to substance abuse, perhaps few are more hotly debated than what actually creates an addiction so […]
July 16, 2015

Heroin Usage Increasing Fast Among Drug Users

Heroin may be the least-used drug compared to meth, marijuana, prescription medications and cocaine, but that doesn’t mean it will […]
July 13, 2015

Is Micro-dosing Really a Safe Alternative?

Recent news stories have reported that micro-dosing—or taking small amounts of LSD and other psychedelic drugs—has been gaining popularity in […]
July 7, 2015

How Cocaine Destroys the Brain

When it comes to illicit substances, few are more dangerous than cocaine. Yet millions of Americans from Los Angeles to […]
June 18, 2015

The Serious Effects of Cocaine Use

Of all the substances that cause individuals in San Diego and across the nation to enter drug rehab, few are […]
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 19, 2015

Bad Beats: Music and Substance References

Pop culture is full of references to dangerous substances, and typically, songs and movies glamorize the use of alcohol, tobacco, […]
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 29, 2015

The Dangers of Flakka

Most individuals associate drug rehab with addictions to heroin or cocaine. But a lesser-known danger that is on the rise […]