Inspire Malibu

43 Flips | 1 Magazine | 2 Likes | @InspireMalibu | Inspire Malibu is the premier Non 12 Step drug, alcohol, and detox treatment center founded by addiction pioneer Dr. A. R. Mohammad. Inspire Malibu’s state-of-the-art treatment program combines the latest scientific research with proven, evidence-based therapies to address both alcohol and substance abuse successfully. We are also uniquely qualified to address dual diagnosis disorders. We now offer several levels of detox treatment at one of our safe and comfortable facilities.

Criminalizing Drug Overdoses For Inducing Panic? Really?

Nestled between Columbus and Cincinnati, Washington Court House, Ohio, a town with little more than 14,000 residents at last count, is now <b>charging</b> …

E-Cigarette Dripping Causes Toxic Emissions for Teenagers

The sale of cigarettes is in a steady decline. However, that doesn’t mean teenagers and adults aren’t getting their nicotine fix. E-cigarettes, which …

Original Joe's Restaurant Goes Viral For Sober Responsibility Against DUIs

Original Joe’s Restaurant Goes Viral For Sober Responsibility Against DUIs<p>It’s a common dilemma: what to do with your car after consuming a little …

Cocaine-Related Overdose Deaths Have a Dangerous National Spike

<b>Cocaine is making a comeback</b> and according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), fatal overdose deaths linked to the drug have …

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome is Marijuana Induced Sickness

Laws permitting some type of marijuana use have been on the books since 1996, when California first legalized the sale and consumption of medicinal …

49 Dead as a Result of Drinking Bath Lotion in Russian State of Emergency

While the Russian government continues to dominate headlines in the United States, a quiet tragedy occurred late in 2016 to a community in the …

The 21st Century Cures Act is a Bipartisan Miracle

Amidst news of the Trump administration transitioning into the White House and constant pundit chatter about a deeply divided country, President …

Why Pet Therapy Can Improve the Road to Recovery

It’s difficult to measure the value of a good dog. Beyond mere anecdotal evidence, research suggests that <b>dogs (and other pets) can help people come</b> …

Driving Under the Influence - New and Improved Roadside Tests

Driving Under the Influence – New and Improved Roadside Tests<p><b>December is National Impaired Driving Prevention Month</b>. Traffic fatalities as a result …

Alcohol Poisoning Versus a Hangover - Is There a Difference?

Alcohol Poisoning Versus a Hangover – Is There a Difference?<p>Most adults that imbibe socially, people who have the occasional drink with family and …

MDMA for Treating PTSD - FDA Approves Phase 3 Trials

MDMA for Treating PTSD – FDA Approves Phase 3 Trials<p>To be clear, <b>methylenedioxy-methamphetamine</b>, known on the street as <b>MDMA</b>, molly, “E” or ecstasy, is …

Black Box Warning and Prescription Drugs

For many people, the phrase “black box” conjures images of emergency officials searching for a downed airplane’s flight recorder in hopes of …

Mental Health

The Public Health Crisis of Addiction: Surgeon General's Historic Step Forward

The Public Health Crisis of Addiction: Surgeon General’s Historic Step Forward<p>For the past 65 years, the American court and prison system is where …

The 27 Club – A Tragic Tour of Famous People That Died Too Young

It’s an eerie coincidence that so many talented musicians and artists lost their lives at the age of 27, a phenomenon dubbed <b>The 27 Club</b>.<p>Set aside the …

Ikigai - Discovering Your Passion and Purpose

Ikigai – Discovering Your Passion and Purpose<p>In the words of the late actress Katharine Hepburn, a fierce personality known for her spirited honesty, …

Legalized Marijuana Passed in More States

Along with a new president, Americans in eight states voted for the <b>passage of recreational or medicinal marijuana</b>. Before the election, recreational …

New Personality Test Identifies Children at Risk for Addiction

Most people of a certain age will remember First Lady Nancy Reagan’s anti-drug campaign “<b>Just Say No</b>.” Then came a Partnership for a Drug Free …

Study Shows Rise in Pediatric Opioid Poisonings and Deaths

As the nation’s battle with <b>opioid addiction</b> continues to ravage entire communities, there’s been scant reporting on how the epidemic’s touched the …

Tramadol is an Opiate Causing Issues on a Global Scale

Global consumption of the <b>opioid Tramadol</b>, a drug that in some parts of the world is unregulated, increased 186 percent between 2000 and 2012, reports …

Marijuana Breathalyzer - When You’re Too High to Drive

Marijuana Breathalyzer – When You’re Too High to Drive<p>California’s Proposition 64 – <b>legalization of recreational marijuana</b> – is on the ballot this …

Canada Legalizes Heroin and Extends Operation of Safe Injection Sites

Scott MacDonald is the lead physician at <b>Crosstown Clinic</b>, a Vancouver, British Columbia medical facility that opened in 2005 to conduct trials of</b> …

Deadly New Drug: U-47700 aka U4, Pink or Pinky

Another technically “legal” substance has been added to the wave of synthetic, or so called “research drugs,” that skirt state and federal law by …

Drug Offenders and Welfare Benefits - Lifting the Ban and Lending a Hand

Drug Offenders and Welfare Benefits – Lifting the Ban and Lending a Hand<p>One of the harshest and most ineffective polices of the U.S. government’s …

National Teen Driver Safety Week in October

Nearly 10 years ago, Congress established the third week in October as <b>National Teen Driver Safety Week</b>. The initiative began after a series of tragic …

World Mental Health Day - Mental Health First Aid for All

World Mental Health Day – Mental Health First Aid for All<p>Overall health is not just about the body. Mental health plays an integral part in every …

Mental Health

Annie Highwater

<b>Annie Highwater</b> talks about her new book “Unhooked”… <i>A mother’s story of unhitching from the roller coaster of her son’s addiction</i>.<p>You have to live in …

Silk Road May Be Gone, But Online Drug Cryptomarkets Still Exist

In the darker recesses of the internet, at unlisted web addresses the vast majority of the population doesn’t even know exist, a bustling trade in …

Drunk Driving Simulator - DUI Prevention in the Age of Technology

Drunk Driving Simulator – DUI Prevention in the Age of Technology<p>Astronauts and would-be pilots use flight simulators to develop and hone their …

'Drunkorexia' is Trending on College Campuses Across the Country

‘Drunkorexia’ is Trending on College Campuses Across the Country<p>As millennials head off to college, the media has focused on this generation’s …