(By Alison Carney, Queen’s University) The radical increase in Canada’s opioid-related mortality rate has resulted in preventative and treatment strategies becoming more accessible to public …
Opioid prescribing for non-cancer pain has increased dramatically. We examined whether the prevalence of unhealthy lifestyles, psychological distress, healthcare utilization, and co-prescribing of sed
“The misuse of opioids has grown exponentially with devastating consequences” – First Do No Harm: Responding to Canada’s Prescription Drug Crisis (Canadian Council on Substance Abuse, 2013).
Information and resources about the misuse of prescription drugs and opioids in Canada.
TORONTO, ON – January 30, 2017 – The Canadian Chiropractic Association supports the new recommendations on the use of opioids that were issued by The Michael G. DeGroote National Pain Centre at McMast
Joint Statement of Action to Address the Opioid Crisis