Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

February 5, 2016

The Effects of Alcohol on the Brain

It’s no secret that alcohol can impair your motor functions, speech and thinking while substantially contributing to addictive behavior. The […]
February 1, 2016

What Happens When You Combine Different Drugs?

For many illicit drug users, mixing and matching different substances is commonplace. While illegal drug abuse is dangerous enough as […]
January 29, 2016

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 […]