As opioids wane, impact of alcohol is steady

A nationwide opioid crisis has taken a back seat to the impact of alcohol in the Northwest Territories. The rate of hospital admissions for alcohol is 13 times that of opioids, the NWT’s chief public health officer, Dr. Kami Kandola, told News/North. Kandola added there have been eight opioid-related deaths recorded since 2016, five of […]