The BC Coroners Service says drug overdoses are on the rise in the province, with over 1400 in 2017. A new program through St. John's Ambulance is targeting opioid overdoses by offering tools in the fight against the crisis.
What if you got sick and were unable to communicate your wishes to others? Many of us think about and plan for what will happen after we pass away through writing a will, but most of us don't talk about our health care wishes while we are still alive.
One bite from an infected tick is all it can take to contract Lyme Disease. Numbers are on the rise in Canada, and on todays To Your Health, Catherine Hansen has more on the story of a local young woman who is living with chronic Lyme disease.