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  • pear pomegranate salad, recipe, passages malibu

    Sunny Days and Clean Food

    Clean eating is a great way to feel great and stay looking good as summer approaches. These two new recipes fresh from the Passages Malibu Pinterest board are wonderful additions to your…

  • passages malibu, addiction treatment, the stigma around the word addict

    Letting Go of the Word ‘Addict’

    The word addict carries with it a stigma that the possibility of overcoming of drug dependence is somehow impossible or unobtainable.  One of the key philosophies of the treatment offered at Passages…

  • Passages Malibu, healthy eating

    Super Healthy Super Bowl Snacks

    When the Broncos and the Seahawks face off on Super Bowl Sunday, everyone knows that delectable snacks are just as important as the big game (and some pretty amazing commercials).  If you’re…

  • Passages Malibu, new year resolutions

    Starting Fresh in 2014

    Many people look to the New Year as an opportunity to commit to joining a gym, quitting smoking, or making other, more significant, life-enhancing decisions. It’s often all too easy to find…

  • Adjusting to New Sobriety

    Many people who are suffering from a drug or alcohol addiction wonder what comes after they leave structure and safe confines of their rehab center.  It can definitely be a struggle for…

  • Cocaine Addiction and Brain Chemistry

    Repeated use of dangerous and addictive stimulant drugs, such as cocaine, often causes a powerful physical and mental dependency that can be difficult to overcome without attending an inpatient rehab program. Recently,…

  • Are You Addicted to Food?

    Food addiction is a condition that many people find difficult to understand.  Many people have unhealthy eating habits and difficulties with food, but it can be tricky to determine whether an individual…

  • Worldwide Drug Abuse

    Many of the articles we read and the studies we observe are discussing drug and alcohol abuse in the United States.  However, drug and alcohol abuse is a problem that is occurring…

  • Teenage Drug Use

    Increased Drug Use Among Teens

    Numerous studies indicate an alarming trend of drug abuse increasing amongst younger and younger individuals.  Certain social problems amongst younger populations have been decreasing and improving, however, drug and alcohol abuse remains…

  • Exercise as a Key to Recovery

    Exercise is a very crucial component for an individual recovering from any sort of alcohol or drug abuse.  Years of dependency on drugs and alcohol severely diminish your physical state and health,…

  • Plastic Surgery Addiction

    Plastic surgery addiction is a term that is fairly new in the treatment world’s vocabulary.  Plastic surgery has only been around for a small number of decades, and in the short amount…

  • Denial and Substance Abuse

    Many people often hear the term “denial” or the phrase “being in denial” when discussing an individual with a substance abuse issue.  Many individuals who have been abusing drugs or alcohol for…

  • Make the Most Out of Rehab

    Attending a rehab program and getting the most out of your treatment really depends on your level of willingness to change and personal commitment. Successful outcomes of attending an inpatient drug or…