Alcohol Misuse

Introduction


Although most Canadians who drink alcohol do so in moderation, for others alcohol misuse is a significant problem.

Articles and Publications


Finding Quality Addiction Care in Canada Drug and Alcohol Treatment Guide

Category: Patient / Practitioner / Alcohol Consumption / Introduction / What can I do / Where can I get help
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Resources


Alcohol and cancer: understanding the risk

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Health effects of alcohol

Alcohol general information

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
General information

Blood alcohol calculator

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Assessment of alcohol consumption

Canada's low-risk drinking guidelines

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
General information

Check your drinking: survey

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Assessment of alcohol consumption

Effects of partying and getting drunk

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Various links

Evaluate your alcohol consumption

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Assessment of alcohol consumption

Frequently asked questions about fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Fetal alcohol

Heart health and alcohol consumption

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Health effects of alcohol

How drinking alcohol can effect your ability to quit smoking

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Various links

Information about alcohol and diabetes

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Health effects of alcohol

Information on fetal alcohol syndrome and fetal alcohol effects

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Fetal alcohol

Information on the short and long term effects of alcohol

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
General information

Liver disease and alcohol

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Various links

Risks of problem drinking

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Various links

The effects of alcohol on your health

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Problematic Alcohol Use

The links between alcohol use and elder abuse

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Various links

Women and alcohol consumption

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Various links

Documents


Alcohol and the liver: information on alcohol consumption and liver function

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Health effects of alcohol

Finding Quality Addiction Care in Canada Drug and Alcohol Treatment Guide

Category : Patient / Practitioner / Alcohol Consumption / Introduction / What can I do / Where can I get help
Like other chronic health conditions, addiction requires care and support, so it is critical that you seek help from a professional with skills and expertise in treating addiction.

Non-Medical Cannabis Resource: Ontario

Category : Patient / Introduction / What can I do / Where can I get help / Introduction / What can I do / Where can I get help / Introduction / What can I do / Where can I get help
It is important to provide a safe, non-judgmental environment that allows for open dialogue. Counsel patients that use non-medical cannabis on harm reduction techniques and potential risk factors.

Photo story about problem drinking

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
General information

Types of alcohol problems

Category : Patient / Alcohol Misuse / Introduction
Information for Aboriginal Peoples