Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

March 2, 2016

Illicit Drug Trafficking Contributing to High Addiction Rates

Illicit Drug Trafficking Contributing to High Addiction Rates The drug trafficking business in Mexico is worth an estimated $50 billion […]
February 26, 2016

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

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 […]
December 8, 2015

Does Marijuana Abuse Lead to Schizophrenia?

In 2014, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration reported cannabis—otherwise known as marijuana—is the most commonly-used illicit drug […]
November 29, 2015

Bypassing the Blood-Brain Barrier: Further Applications from Addiction to Depression and other Psychiatric Diseases

For the first time in history, the brain’s nearly impenetrable defense against all manner of blood-borne pathogens—the esoteric blood-brain barrier—has […]
November 18, 2015

Rehab Workers Add Music to Their Arsenal

Drug rehab centers in places like San Francisco have a reputation for innovative treatment. Addiction is very personal, so it […]
November 10, 2015

Do You Need Drug Rehab for Marijuana Misuse?

The debate over whether or not marijuana is actually an addictive substance seems to be never-ending. Proponents of marijuana argue […]
October 19, 2015

Tell-tale Signs of Addiction

Drug and alcohol addiction is not always blatantly apparent in all of its victims. Many people trapped in the throws […]
October 7, 2015

Why a Small Client Group Matters

When it comes to receiving treatment in drug rehab centers, individuals from Fresno and across the country hope to receive […]
August 18, 2015

Tips for Preventing a Relapse

Perhaps one of the most pressing concerns on the minds of anyone in Riverside, Calif. or elsewhere who has been […]