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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November 20, 2023| Hamilton Spectator

Nunavummiuq recalls addictions struggle and journey to sobriety

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Recovery
November 19, 2023| CHAT News

Exhibition aims to promote deeper understanding of addictions

  • Lived and Living Experience
November 15, 2023| CBC News

For these MPs, the opioid crisis is personal

  • Opioids
  • Lived and Living Experience
November 14, 2023| The Hamilton Spectator

Brittani Silvestre died of an overdose. Her mother wonders if she would still be alive if she went to the hospital after being revived with naloxone.

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Naloxone
November 10, 2023| The Globe and Mail

Nova Scotia minister describes daughter’s addiction to opioids

  • Lived and Living Experience
October 30, 2023| The Owen Sound Sun Times

Rebecca's story: Addiction, striving, stigma and death

  • Stigma
  • Lived and Living Experience
September 25, 2023| Le Journal de Montréal

Un ex-itinérant qui a connu l'enfer de l'héroïne aide aujourd'hui des milliers de personnes

  • Lived and Living Experience
September 14, 2023| CTV News

Dozens gather downtown for addiction awareness vigil

  • Lived and Living Experience
September 7, 2023| The Timmins Daily Press

Awareness day urges public to see the human side of addiction

  • Lived and Living Experience
June 17, 2023| Le Droit

Au carrefour des opioids

  • Opioids
  • Lived and Living Experience
June 16, 2023| Regina Leader-Post

'Addiction is our enemy': overdose awareness advocates complete 350 km trek

  • Fentanyl
  • Lived and Living Experience
June 15, 2023| CBC News

They had access to a safe supply as health-care workers. That's why they want the same for others

  • Harm Reduction
  • Lived and Living Experience
May 25, 2023| Radio-Canada

Un Manitobain affirme que le centre de traitement Bruce-Oake lui a sauvé la vie

  • Lived and Living Experience
  • Treatment
May 10, 2023| Newstalk 1010

Trauma program helps Windsor mother cope with grief

  • Lived and Living Experience
May 1, 2023| CBC News

She lost her hands and feet to frostbite, but this Sask. woman calls her amputations a 'blessing'

  • Lived and Living Experience

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