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Six Signs Your University Student Son or Daughter May Have a Drug Problem

Historically, university campuses have had high rates of binge drinking and drug use, and university students are a high-risk population for developing drinking problems and drug addictions. University students who are members of a fraternity or a sorority, who live on campus, or who are college athletes, are at particularly high risk. If your son … Read more

How to Create a Comprehensive Addiction and Substance Use Disorder Policy for Your Organization in Canada

Approximately 1-in-25 Canadians over the age of fourteen have an addiction or substance use disorder (ASUD). This means that most large businesses in Canada will experience problems related to ASUDs and should have plans in place for how to address them. Occupational and workplace factors can increase prevalence The following occupational and workplace factors can … Read more

Meet Mohammed Elewonibi: Super Bowl Champion, Father, Son, Friend, Recovering Addict

Opinion by EHN Guest Writer Written by Lorelie Rozzano, an internationally recognized author and advocate. Born on December 16, 1965, in Lagos, Nigeria, Mohammed Elewonibi recalls growing up in an alcoholic house, afraid and full of anger. His father was an aggressive alcoholic, and some of Mohammed’s earliest childhood memories are ones of fear. He … Read more

Teachers with Addictions: You Can Change Your Life This Summer by Getting Treatment

The many challenges currently facing our educational system are making it more difficult than ever to provide Canadian students with an adequate education. Poor attendance, the ever-changing curriculum, and the stress of running a classroom with fewer resources continue to be problems for many teachers. On top of this list of growing concerns, is the … Read more