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How to help someone with a drug problem

Trusted information on how to help someone with a drug problem, help for you as the carer, plus how to tell if someone is using drugs.

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Drug abuse

Drugs abuse can effect can affect health, relationships, job and education. You can read more about drug abuse on our trusted partner pages.

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Party drugs

Parties are about having a good time. However, party drugs can impact your mental and physical wellbeing, and many are illegal.

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Can medicines be addictive?

Some medicines can cause dependence and addiction. Learn which ones are associated with these risks and how to avoid dependence or addiction when taking them.

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Addiction withdrawal symptoms

Information about addiction withdrawal symptoms, including an explanation of addiction and withdrawal from addiction, and how to help someone through withdrawal.

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What is addiction?

Addiction is a physical or psychological need to do, take or use something, to the point where it could be harmful to you. This article describes the types, causes and signs of addiction, and where to get help.

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Endone addiction

Trusted information about Endone addiction, including difficulties in relation to withdrawal of, cutting down or stopping Endone, as well as when to seek professional help.

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Ice and mental health

Trusted information about how ice affects mental health, including effects of ice use and kicking the habit from leading Australian health organisations.

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Overcoming addiction

Information about overcoming addiction, including deciding to make a change, getting support, exploring treatment options and learning about healthy ways to cope with stress from leading Australian health organisations.

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Ketamine and mental health

Trusted information about ketamine, including ketamine effects, mental health issues and kicking the habit from leading Australian health organisations.

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MDMA (ecstasy) and mental health

Trusted information about MDMA, including MDMA effects, mental health issues and kicking the habit from leading Australian health organisations.

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