Miramar Laguna Beach Blog

February 9, 2016

Student Athletes and Substance Abuse

It’s no secret that sports can be a beneficial part of an adolescent’s development. With over 8 million U.S. high […]
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 […]
November 21, 2015

LGBT Youth at Greater Risk of Substance Abuse

Alcohol addiction is a serious problem for teenagers, but it’s worse for some than others. Studies have repeatedly found that […]
October 30, 2015

What Causes Teen Substance Abuse?

In Los Angeles and across the country, it seems that far too many teens are admitted to drug rehab centers […]
October 1, 2015

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. […]
October 1, 2015

Marijuana’s Effect on the Teen Brain

While many continue to debate whether or not marijuana is a harmful drug for adults, research has been fairly consistent in […]
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 […]