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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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Condition Specific Info / Support - Spinal Cord Injuries

CBI Health Centre, Nanaimo, (Private Physiotherapy, Certified Hand Therapy and Rehabilitation programs)

CBI Health Centre, Nanaimo, takes a holistic approach to patient care and provides an array of services and programs in physical therapy, musculo-skeletal injury management (peripheral/spinal), as well as rehabilitative and work-injury management solutions. Our approach is always individualized and highly patient focused. CBI Health Centre, Nanaimo, focuses on the individual, designing programs to guide each patient towards their personal goals and overall better quality of life.more info

Address / Contact Info
CBI Health Centre
Suite 101; 4300 Wellington Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 2H3
Phone: (250) 729-0990
Fax: (250) 729-0991
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Neurosciences

Neurosciences Health works to prevent, diagnose and treat diseases of the brain, spinal cord, nerve and muscle for people living in the Vancouver Island Health Authority region.more info

Address / Contact Info
1 Hospital Way
, Victoria, BC, V8Z 6R5
Phone: 1(250) 727-4117
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