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Opioid Use Among First Nations in Ontario: A Report of Current Findings

The rising use of opioids has become a major concern in Ontario and a public health crisis in First Nations communities in particular. One way that opioids are accessed in Ontario is through prescriptions. The limited high-quality data on prescription opioid use and related adverse events among First Nations people in Ontario is a barrier to effective planning of appropriate services and supports that could target these issues in affected communities.

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