Opioids Are Responsible For Most Drug-Related Deaths In Canada.

“…Opioids Are Responsible For Most Drug-Related Deaths In Canada…” “…Opioids are responsible for most drug-related deaths in Canada. In 2020, opioids caused 17 deaths per 100,000 population, with the highest death rates found in British Columbia and Alberta.” In 2021, 36.4 overdose deaths per 100,000. What will the stats for 2022 look like? We can’t … Read more

Pain, Pills And The Workplace

Pain, Pills And The Workplace Alberta’s natural resource and safety-first industries pay well, but they also often come with a greater risk of injury. From broken bones to muscle strains, back injuries, and more, PAIN is often a part of the job description. And with pain comes painkillers. Before we go any further, I would … Read more

Speak Up, Break The Stigma. Your Story Could Inspire Others.

Speak Up, Break The Stigma. Your Story Could Inspire Others Speaking up about mental health can be difficult, especially at work. Yet, it’s so crucial to break down the stigma and open up these conversations. If you’re comfortable, share your experiences. Your openness may provide someone else with the courage they need to seek help. … Read more

Recovery Stories Are Deeply Personal. Respect And Celebrate Without Oversharing

Recovery Stories Are Deeply Personal. Respect And Celebrate Without Oversharing Remember – recovery stories are deeply personal. Never share another person’s journey without their consent. It’s not just inappropriate; it can land you in legal trouble. Always respect the challenges that individuals in recovery face and celebrate their progress – without making it your story … Read more

Asking For Help Is An Act Of Courage. Let’s Start The Recovery Journey Together

Asking For Help Is An Act Of Courage. Let’s Start The Recovery Journey Together Asking for help is not a sign of weakness. It is an act of courage, strength, and kindness to oneself. If you’re struggling with substance use disorder, remember: there’s help out there. Visit our website and use our self-awareness tool to … Read more