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Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Addiction News Daily is CCSA’s news service; a co​​mpilation of stories pulled from various sources and focusing on topics con​cerning alcohol, drugs and their related harms (including alcohol and drug​ preventi​on, treatment, recovery and addiction, and substance abuse policy and political ​di​alogue)​. Th​​e stories are chosen for their potential interest to Canadians and are of national significance. The opinions expressed in Addiction News Daily stories are not necessarily those of CC​SA. ​

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August 10, 2020| Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

CCSA’s COVID-19 resource section has what you need to know about the impacts of COVID-19 on substance use.

  • Substance Use
  • COVID-19
August 10, 2020| Vancouver Sun

The faces of B.C.'s deadly overdose crisis are young and old, male and female, rich and poor

  • Substance Use
August 5, 2020| CTV News

Saskatoon paramedics respond to 100 overdoses in one week

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use
August 5, 2020| CBC News

Overdose calls in July reached new record, B.C. paramedics report

  • Substance Use
July 30, 2020| Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on People Who Use Substances: What We Heard

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use
July 29, 2020| Kamloops This Week

Heat troubling for those on streets

  • Substance Use
July 23, 2020| Saskatoon StarPhoenix

Saskatoon community workers call for more options for mental health crisis response

  • Substance Use
  • Mental Health
July 22, 2020| Sudbury Star

Pot, booze, rule-breaking meet-ups among ways teens coped with lockdown: researchers

  • Substance Use
  • COVID-19
  • Youth
July 20, 2020| CBC News

B.C. premier asks Trudeau to decriminalize drug possession as overdose deaths spike

  • Substance Use
  • Policy
July 19, 2020| Cloverdale Reporter

Long-term psychological impact of COVID-19 a concern for kids and parents, experts say

  • COVID-19
  • Substance Use

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