The West Vancouver Police Department has started a new program to assist people with drug addiction who are taken into police custody.
If you’re scheduled to work in downtown Vancouver this Thursday (December 13), you’ve got one less excuse to tick a naloxone course off your list.
Colleagues say Dr. Patricia Daly and Miranda Compton were excellent to work with and wonder why their terms with the emergency response centre were not extended.
Thinking beyond yoga mats for your health-loving loved ones.
The affected product is the Sweet Kale version of Eat Smart's Salad Shake Ups.
The funding will support improved access to sexual-infection prevention, testing, and treatment.
A Vancouver teacher says he's starting to see more students reach out to school counsellors for emotional support.
World AIDS Day is on December 1, and here are some related Vancouver events over this coming week.
The Alzheimer Society of B.C. will hold an information session on December 1 at the Vancouver General Hospital
The outdoor smoking area connected to an overdose-prevention site at 58 East Hastings occupies space a street market wants to use for vending.
That’s because an opioid epidemic is killing an average of four people in B.C. every day this year.
Almost three-quarters of a million Canadians borrow money to pay for prescription drugs, a UBC study shows.
Watch Painkiller: Inside the Opioid Crisis, a thoughtful look at a health crisis that killed more than 4,000 people across Canada in 2017.
A joint study by two B.C.
An Okanagan winery is recalling dried cherries it sells due to potential undeclared dairy content.
According to the most recent statistics from the B.C. Coroners Service, 128 people succumbed to illicit-drug overdoses in September.
E. coli contamination prompts warning by Public Health Agency of Canada.
Soccer ranks third behind football and hockey for the rate of concussions, an injury that is a key contributor to the brain disease CTE.
Asanas with accompaniment.