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Dr Mark Tyndall
Executive Director BC CDC, Professor of Medicine UBC, Deputy Provincial Health Officer, advocate for public health and human rights, views are my own
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Khaled Beydoun Jul 15
Dear France, Congratulations on winning the . 80% of your team is African, cut out the racism and xenophobia. 50% of your team are Muslims, cut out the Islamophobia. Africans and Muslims delivered you a second World Cup, now deliver them justice.
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Travis Lupick Jul 12
Last week came out with preliminary data & estimates for drug-overdose deaths in the United States in 2017. 2013: 43,982 2014: 47,055 2015: 54,207 2016: 66,012 2017: 72,306, about 68% due to . These are numbers beyond comprehension.
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jul 12
A view on the opioid overdose response in Vancouver. A good listen. Crisis Mode
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jul 7
Probably should question everything you have been told. Seriously, Juice Is Not Healthy via
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Travis Lupick Jul 5
'The critical role that play in the opioid crisis' "I mostly cried because of the kids. This is their normal....This is their catastrophic normal." A 12-min talk by on the in , Philadelphia.
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Michael L. Barnett Jul 4
My latest with the amazing in : we make a case for why mobilizing buprenorphine capacity in the primary care workforce is key to attacking the opioid epidemic and describe 5 myths that inhibit progress /1
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jul 4
While more data may help Ontario's chief coroner to better understand the overdose crisis, it is already crystal clear what is happening - the street drug supply is now toxic! People need access to safer opioids or we will continue to count the bodies.
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jul 4
Game changing research from . Now for the hard part. Changing the system.
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Tanya Kathleen Fader Jun 29
Congratulations to for his selection to the Order of Canada!!! Well deserved ♥️✊
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TalkingDrugs Jun 28
The US Government spent over $8 billion on suppressing the opium trade in Afghanistan between 2002 and 2017. During this period, the estimated quantity of opium produced in Afghanistan soared by 164%!
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jun 27
Have a listen to my friend Ron Rosenes. Creating a society that truly values and promotes basic Human Rights is such a long and tortuous road.
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jun 22
Not my term. Too medical. People are on their own journeys.
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cococulbbertson Jun 21
Fantastic! Congratulations and thank you for giving those who have very little a voice.
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cococulbbertson Jun 20
Thurs. June 21st @ 5pm SNUG I will be announcing my run for City Council with Supporters will join me as I outline my key commitments to all Vancouver voters!
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jun 20
I am not sure what the UN Human Rights Council does from day to day or if supporting a massive international bureaucracy is the way to promote and protect human rights but the optics of this pull out are truly an ominous statement of how the US views the world
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Petra Schulz Jun 18
Five more sleeps to . Add your voice, join us on Saturday June 23 in Victoria, BC. "It is time we decriminalize and legally regulate all drugs and focus on education, prevention and treatment." With ( & )
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HeidyM Jun 17
"Really hard to de-stigmatize something that is criminalized... We have to advocate for changes in public policy"
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Stine Nielsen Jun 15
Indeed. Let’s use the movement for the much needed scale-up of harm reduction efforts globally. It’s cost-effective, it saves lives, families etc. With ⬆️harm reduction comes ⬆️public health
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jun 15
Global Hepatitis Summit 2018. Straight talk about Hepatitis C drug pricing by Andrew Hill, Liverpool. No elimination possible without a massive shift to affordable generics.
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Dr Mark Tyndall Jun 14
The RCMP opening the Global Hepatitis Summit in Toronto. It can be seen as a well intentioned and generally harmless gesture to highlight Canadiana, the irony of having the face of regressive drug policy open a conference on Hepatitis C should not be lost.
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