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How to Help a Child who is Addicted to Video Games

Your child is playing video games for hours on end. You redirect your child to…

What it Feels Like to Be Addicted to Drugs

It is extremely difficult to watch a loved one spiral out of control due to…

Overdose Deaths are Preventable – International Overdose Awareness Day

In 2001 International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) started in Melbourne, Australia to raise awareness of…

Can Drugs Permanently Damage the Brain?

Drug use can cause a variety of effects on vital organs such as the brain…

How to Evaluate Addiction Centres and Pick One that Works

Facing the hard conclusion that you, or someone you care about, needs addiction counselling or…

The Short & Long Term Effects of Cocaine

Cocaine is a highly addictive stimulant drug that produces many short-term and long-term effects. By…

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…

How to Help a Child who is Addicted to Video Games

Your child is playing video games for hours on end. You redirect your child to a different activity, but it...
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How to Help a Child who is Addicted to Video Games

What it Feels Like to Be Addicted to Drugs

It is extremely difficult to watch a loved one spiral out of control due to their drug addiction. Friends and...
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What it Feels Like to Be Addicted to Drugs

Overdose Deaths are Preventable – International Overdose Awareness Day

In 2001 International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) started in Melbourne, Australia to raise awareness of the impact that opioid drugs...
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Overdose Deaths are Preventable – International Overdose Awareness Day

Can Drugs Permanently Damage the Brain?

Drug use can cause a variety of effects on vital organs such as the brain and the heart. Some of...
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Can Drugs Permanently Damage the Brain?

How to Evaluate Addiction Centres and Pick One that Works

Facing the hard conclusion that you, or someone you care about, needs addiction counselling or rehabilitation can be daunting, scary,...
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How to Evaluate Addiction Centres and Pick One that Works

The Short & Long Term Effects of Cocaine

Cocaine is a highly addictive stimulant drug that produces many short-term and long-term effects. By better understanding cocaine and its...
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The Short & Long Term Effects of Cocaine

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...
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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...
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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...
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Childhood Trauma and Addiction