Nearly half of police-involved deaths in B.C. recorded from 2013 to 2017 involved an addictions issue and roughly 66 percent concerned someone struggling with a mental-health challenge, a death review panel's analysis has found.
A Langford physician, Dr. Elizabeth Wiley, has highlighted the connections between extreme weather events and posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, grief, substance use disorders, and suicidal ideation.
The Georgia Straight: A 50th Anniversary Celebration Book
This beautifully produced coffee-table book brings together over 100 of Georgia Straight's iconic covers, along with short essays, insider details and contributor reflections, putting each of these issues of the publication into its historical context.