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Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island

Community Health Alert posted: 07-Jul-2017 3:09 PM PDT

Carfentanil has been confirmed in the drug supply on Vancouver Island. It is similar to fentanyl but can be 100 times more toxic. Reduce risk by:
• Never using alone
• Starting small
• Carrying naloxone
• Being close to help

For more information on overdose signs, prevention, resources, and to find an Overdose Prevention Service location near you visit: www.viha.ca/mho/overdose.htm

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Back2Health Massage Therapy,

Mario Aniceto of Back2Health Massage Therapy, comes from a massage therapy and physical fitness background that spans over two decades. He specializes in deep tissue massage treatments and has helped patients of all ages with varying degrees of conditions.more info

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6593 Pelican Way
, Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1P9
Phone: (250) 714-5644
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Barb Wilson RMT

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1105 Thunderbird Drive
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2P1
Phone: (250) 616-1660
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Bastion Physiotherapy

Experience, integrity and results are what guides our relationships at Bastion Physiotherapy. For more than twelve years D'Arcy Boulton, Registered Physiotherapist B.Sc (PT) has formed his vision where you will experience a warm, welcoming and professional environment during your visit.more info

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85 Wallace Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3G7
Phone: (250) 716-1110
Fax: (250) 716-1101
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Bayshore Health Care

Bayshore Home Health has been dedicated to enhancing the quality of life, dignity and independence of Canadians in their homes since 1966. Canadian owned and operated, we are the country's largest provider of home and community health care services, with more than 50 home care offices, 20 community care clinics and 8,000 employees.more info

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Bayshore Home Health
1512 Fort Street
, Victoria, BC, V8S 5J2
Toll-free: 1-877-470-2253
Fax: 1(250) 370-2258
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Clinical Headings: Home and Community Care
Community Headings: Community Resource

Bayview Medical Clinic

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Suite 102 - 1650 Terminal Avenue North
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 2L4
Phone: (250) 591-3040
Appointments: (250) 591-3040
Fax: (250) 591-3033
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Clinical Headings: Family Practice

Bayview Physiotherapy

Dag was born in Bergen, Norway. He studied Physiotherapy in Aberdeen, Scotland, graduated in 1990 and became a member of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy.
Our Goal is to provide you with the most Advanced Physiotherapy Techniques and Modalities to help your return to Full Pain Free Health.
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102-6135 Metral Drive
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 2L7
Phone: (250) 390-2003
Fax (toll-free): 1-866-279-5478
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BC Alcohol & Drug Info & Referral Line

A 24/hr information line and referral services throughout BC for people needing any kind of help with substance abuse.more info

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Nanimo, BC
Toll-free: 1-800-663-1441
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Clinical Headings: Addictions/Rehabilitation
Community Headings: Education, Volunteer Resources

BC Bus Pass Program

Annual bus pass for low-income seniors and persons with disabilities on restricted incomes. Allows unlimited travel on the Regional transit system. Cost is $45 per calendar year.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Toll-free: 1-866-866-0800
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Community Headings: Service BC

BC Eye Care Group

Our Doctors of Optometry and licensed Opticians have been dedicated to solving your eye health and eye wear needs since June 2001. We strive to offer the latest in diagnostic techniques, eye wear fashion, lens technology and contact lenses.more info

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51-6631 Island Hwy N
, Nanaimo, BC, V9V 1T7
Phone: (250) 933-4415
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BC Ferries - Departure Bay Terminal

Seniors ride for free from Monday to Thursday (must show ID). Call 1-888-223-3779 for more information.more info

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Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 753-1261
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Community Headings: Income Assistance