Edmonton

If you have a family member in Alberta struggling with a cocaine addiction, you know how difficult this situation is for the addict and the entire family as a whole. Let's find out how to get them the proper help that they need!...

Witnessing a loved one struggle from abuse of alcohol is one of the most painful experiences anyone can face. The problems that alcohol causes are easily spotted, yet your loved one persists. As a caring person, you are probably wondering how to help through an...

When somebody you know is struggling with a substance abuse disorder, it’s absolutely heartbreaking to watch them suffer through their addiction. A lot of times when an individual is suffering through addiction, they don’t realize how out of control their problem has gotten, or don’t...

If you’ve ever seen first-hand the devastating effects of a methamphetamine addiction, you’ll know just how dangerous this drug can truly be. It’s so dangerous that even after a few uses, the user ends up unknowingly addicted. It’s a popular choice for young teenagers, even...

Answer as many of these questions as you can. If your answer yes, take a moment to look over the question and write out a honest answer or remember a situation when this has happened.  These questions will help with Step One of any drug...

How Does Drug Addiction in Edmonton Start? These two vastly different drugs - one a stimulant, one an opiate - are often abused together, and result in a crippling addiction that’s at times inescapable. This addiction tends to start usually in the same way - the user...

If you know someone who is addicted to substance abuse you may be wondering what you can do to help. Perhaps you have tried to confront them with the problem, or perhaps you have tried to discuss the addiction in a calm and loving way,...

The cost of addiction is high, and not just from an economic perspective. Addiction is associated with a higher rate of premature deaths, and not only from overdose. Death through addiction arises from several conditions that range from infectious, cardiorespiratory, and gastrointestinal diseases to trauma...