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COVID-19 Safety Measures

As part of the essential workforce identified by the Province, the Canadian Centre for Addictions…

The Tragedy of Meth Babies

  Methamphetamine has been around for decades. In recent years, its use, particularly the form…

What is the Difference Between Habit and Addiction?

  It can be slightly confusing when thinking of the difference between a habit and…

Childhood Trauma and Addiction

  The scars from childhood trauma can last a lifetime, and unfortunately, often lead to…

The World’s Five Most Addictive Substances

  When people are asked which substances they think are addictive, they usually mention illicit…

COVID-19 and the Addicted Community-Implications of pandemic-related social distancing

  As if the opioid crisis wasn’t enough, COVID-19 has unleashed its virulent strain to…

Does Addiction Happen in the Animal Kingdom?

  Recreational use of drugs by humans has been occurring for centuries, ever since farmers…

Addiction as Entertainment: Do Shows Like Dr. Phil and Celebrity Rehab Help or Harm?

We are all drawn to tragedy- both big and small. Just look at any highway…

Technology as an Enabler of Addiction

    Our world is more connected today than it has ever been before. Everything…

Untreated Postpartum Depression: When New Moms Desperately Seek Relief from Substances

    Feelings of sadness, anxiety, and exhaustion in new parents are common, and typically…

COVID-19 Safety Measures

As part of the essential workforce identified by the Province, the Canadian Centre for Addictions is committed to the health...
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COVID-19 Safety Measures

The Tragedy of Meth Babies

  Methamphetamine has been around for decades. In recent years, its use, particularly the form known as crystal meth, has...
Read More
The Tragedy of Meth Babies

What is the Difference Between Habit and Addiction?

  It can be slightly confusing when thinking of the difference between a habit and an addiction.  Both have to...
Read More
What is the Difference Between Habit and Addiction?

Childhood Trauma and Addiction

  The scars from childhood trauma can last a lifetime, and unfortunately, often lead to addiction issues. When someone is...
Read More
Childhood Trauma and Addiction

The World’s Five Most Addictive Substances

  When people are asked which substances they think are addictive, they usually mention illicit drugs. Legal substances like nicotine...
Read More
The World’s Five Most Addictive Substances

COVID-19 and the Addicted Community-Implications of pandemic-related social distancing

  As if the opioid crisis wasn’t enough, COVID-19 has unleashed its virulent strain to complicate global health challenges further....
Read More
COVID-19 and the Addicted Community-Implications of pandemic-related social distancing

Does Addiction Happen in the Animal Kingdom?

  Recreational use of drugs by humans has been occurring for centuries, ever since farmers discovered the intoxicating properties of...
Read More
Does Addiction Happen in the Animal  Kingdom?

Addiction as Entertainment: Do Shows Like Dr. Phil and Celebrity Rehab Help or Harm?

We are all drawn to tragedy- both big and small. Just look at any highway when there is a car...
Read More
Addiction as Entertainment: Do Shows Like Dr. Phil and Celebrity Rehab Help or Harm?

Technology as an Enabler of Addiction

    Our world is more connected today than it has ever been before. Everything from our TV’s to our...
Read More
Technology as an Enabler of Addiction

Untreated Postpartum Depression: When New Moms Desperately Seek Relief from Substances

    Feelings of sadness, anxiety, and exhaustion in new parents are common, and typically subside after a few weeks. ...
Read More
Untreated Postpartum Depression: When New Moms Desperately Seek Relief from Substances