Sober, safer, and selfless: How AU learner Kira Dunlop created community in sobriety

It took Athabasca University (AU) learner Kira Dunlop nine years, four different schools, and getting sober to work towards earning her Bachelor of Commerce degree.

Mental Health and Substance Use During COVID-19: Spotlight on Youth [infographic]

A recent Leger survey commissioned by the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) and the Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction (CCSA) reveals that stress related

Prevalence of marijuana use in pregnant women with concurrent opioid use disorder or alcohol use in pregnancy

Page, K., Murray-Krezan, C., Leeman, L. et al. Prevalence of marijuana use in pregnant women with concurrent opioid use disorder or alcohol use in pregnancy. Addict Sci Clin

A Review of Associations between Externalizing Behaviors and Prenatal Cannabis Exposure: Limitations & Future Directions

Ikeda AS, Knopik VS, Bidwell LC, Parade SH, Goodman SH, Emory EK, Palmer RHC. A Review of Associations between Externalizing Behaviors and Prenatal Cannabis Exposure:

CBC: Calgary addictions centre buys land to address needs of more female clients

Terri Trembath · CBC News · Posted: Jan 14, 2022 5:00 AM MT Standing at the opening of a weathered and greyed picket fence, looking at a boarded up, run-down

Alcohol Use and Binge Drinking Among Pregnant People in the United States

Nearly 14% (or 1 in 7) pregnant people* reported current drinking and about 5% (or 1 in 20) reported binge drinking in the past 30 days,

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