Drugs and Addiction

Recent Articles

Below are past articles previously published in Drugs & Addiction Magazine. These are filled with current and relevant information and statistics and can be used as great conversation starters with youth.

  • 25 Healthy Ways to Feel Better

    January 28, 2015

    Put on your favourite music and write in your journal. Work on a creative project, like a scrapbook, a song or a drawing. Talk to someone who will listen to you. Walk outside for at least 20 minutes. Write out every horrible, mean thought in your head. When you are done, try to write on […]

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  • Alcohol

    January 13, 2015

    “Alcohol was the first ‘drug’ I tried. I figured because it was legal that it had to be okay. Out of all the drugs I tried, alcohol was one of the most impairing. Being drunk screws you up just as much as being high, and don’t let anyone tell you different. At first it was […]

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  • Methamphetamines

    January 13, 2015

    Crystal meth is part of a category of drugs known as “methamphetamines.” Methamphetamine (MA), which is known by various street names including “speed”, “meth”, “crystal meth” and “chalk”, is a white, odourless, bitter-tasting crystalline powder that readily dissolves in water or alcohol. It can be snorted, swallowed, injected or smoked. In its smokable form it […]

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