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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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A Nanaimo Maternity Family Physicians Network

Nanaimo Family Physicians providing comprehensive maternity care. Obstetrical patients without a Family Physician can self refer.
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Nanaimo, BC
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Clinical Headings: Family Planning, OB/GYN
Community Headings: Child Development, MSP

Aboriginal People Crisis Line

Aboriginal People Crisis Linemore info

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BC
Toll-free: 1-800-588-8717

Aerie Dental Centre

Tooth decay is the most widespread disease in Canada today. At least 95% of our population experience tooth decay at some time in their lives. But it can be prevented if you are proactive about taking care of the health of your teeth and those of your family. The health of your teeth affects the health of your entire body.more info

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590 North Road
, Gabriola, BC, V0R 1X3
Phone: (250) 247-8212
Fax: (250) 247-8201
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Clinical Headings: Dental Care

Alden Clinic of Physiotherapy

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697 Wentworth Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 3E6
Phone: (250) 753-7771

Anam Cara Massage Studio

Anam Cara means coming home to oneself. Located in a massage studio with an ocean view, Rutherford Road, in Nanaimo, BC. Come have a professional therapeutic massage by a Registered Massage Therapist. Nancy Brown is a R.M.T. and provides deep tissue, swedish, trigger point work, fascial and craniosacral techniques. Deep Tissue and trigger point work is highly successful in treating headaches, low back, gluteal, shoulder, neck pain as well as other bodily pain, tension.more info

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5518 Rutherford road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T
Phone: (250) 585-2270
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Anchor Compounding Pharmacy

Full service pharmacy. specialize in non-sterile compounding. foot care services, home health care products, blister packing, flu shots & immunization, Medela breast pump rental, blister packing, free delivery, shingles vaccine.

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1450 Waddington RD, (next to: Anchor Family Medicine)
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 4V9
Phone: (250) 591-4411
Fax: (250) 591-4011
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Community Headings: Education

Anger into Empowerment

While many would prefer to "get rid" of anger this approach instead turns it into courage and a sense of empowerment!more info

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Shore Counselling Services, A trademark of Shore Wellness Services
353 Seventh St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 1E3
Phone: (250) 754-0698
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Community Headings: Child Abuse, Elder Abuse

Atlas Chiropractic & Body Balance

Atlas Chiropractic and Body Balance in Nanaimo uses safe, drugless, and non-surgical methods to help with pain related conditions. We offer the following services: chiropractic treatment, custom foot orthotics, deep tissue laser therapy. We offer a great service and have help thousands in Nanaimo. Dr. Whyte has been practicing over 8 years. No Wheelchair Access!more info

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Atlas Chiropractic & Body balance
4-4515 Uplands Drive
, Nanaimo, BC, V9T 6M8
Phone: (250) 585-6325
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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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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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