In wake of the opioid crisis in Canada, efforts are being made to combat the multifaceted impacts through legal action, harm reduction strategies, and increased access to naloxone.
The Canadian opioid crisis has caused devastation, but there is hope as the government challenges pharmaceutical companies in a potential class action lawsuit.
Community-led approaches are making a difference in addressing the Canadian opioid crisis, as seen in the case of a BC First Nation taking control of child and family services. Indigenous communities are disproportionately affected by the crisis. Naloxone, a life-saving drug, is being widely distributed to combat overdose. More community-led solutions are needed to effectively tackle the crisis.
Canada’s Opioid Crisis: A Look at the Revised Treatment Guidelines in British Columbia – The Tyee article examines the province’s updated guidelines to combat opioid use disorder.
The ongoing opioid crisis in Canada has been intensified by the COVID-19 pandemic, resulting in increased deaths, crime, and homelessness. Efforts are being made to combat the crisis, including the distribution of naloxone and the Canadian opioid abatement class action.
Canada’s opioid crisis has had devastating effects. Efforts are being made to combat it through a national public health emergency classification and implementing a safe supply of opioids.
A highly potent synthetic opioid has emerged in Canada’s drug supply, worsening the existing opioid crisis and posing a grave threat to users and communities.
The Canadian Opioid Crisis: Nunavut takes legal action against opioid manufacturers in response to the devastating effects of the crisis.
The Canadian opioid crisis has devastating effects on communities, including homelessness, crime, and a high demand for naloxone. Efforts to combat the crisis include legal action against pharmaceutical companies and distributing naloxone.
The Canadian opioid crisis is causing significant damage, impacting healthcare, public safety, and society as a whole. There is a legal battle against opioid companies. Efforts to combat the crisis include naloxone distribution and expanded addiction treatment services.