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National Day Of Remembrance Highlights Plight Of MMIW

Nearly 30 years later, the problem still persists. On Dec. 6, people across Canada gathered to commemorate one of the greatest Canadian tragedies of the...

Hidden In Plain Sight – A Morning With The Needle Recovery...

On a grey September morning, as most of the city begins its work day, I sit in the lobby of the Middlesex London Health...

Opinion: Overdose Sites Shouldn’t Be Left In The Dark

(This article was written Sept. 27 and updated Oct. 1.) London’s temporary overdose prevention site at 186 King Street could be out of funding very...

Lifting The Silence – Memorial Walk For World Suicide Prevention Day

On Monday Sept. 10, London Middlesex Suicide Prevention Council will hold its 13th Annual Lifting the Silence Memorial Walk and Ceremony in honour of...

It’s Okay To Be Gay – Talking Curriculum With MPP Terence...

For Ontario students heading back to school in September, there will be a noted difference in this year's health and physical education lesson plan....

My 1990s Sex Education Was Pretty Much “Don’t”

Let me tell you 'bout the birds and the bees, and the flowers and the trees, and the moon up above... And a thing called...

How I Slipped Through The Cracks – Navigating The Mental Health...

Check out my original mental health post here. When we think of people slipping through the cracks in the mental health system, our minds normally...

Addiction Services Of Thames Valley Changing Attitudes, Combating Stigma

From the outside of 200 Queen avenue, it’s difficult to fathom the work that Addiction Services of Thames Valley (ADSTV) does. However, inside its...

Breaking Down Barriers In Men’s Mental Health, One Conversation At A...

A hockey player, a bodybuilder and a sex coach sit closely together on a black leather couch. They look directly into the camera before...

Even Though It’s SAD Season Doesn’t Mean You Have To Be

Whenever the winter months roll around and the days get shorter, you may notice many of your friends, co-workers and family members inevitably starting...