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8-1-1 Healthlink BC

When you call 8-1-1 you will be connected with a health services navigator. They can provide you with health information, help you navigate the health care system and find health services across the province, or connect you with a registered nurse, registered dietitian, or qualified exercise professional or pharmacist. Our navigators are available any time of the day or night, every day of the year.more info

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Phone: 811
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Alcohol and Drug Information and Referral Service

Worried about drug and alcohol use? Whether it's for yourself or someone you care about, you can call us for information, options and support.more info

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BC
Phone: (604) 660-9382
Toll-free: 1-800-663-1441
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Allergies- HealthLinkBC

If you are like a lot of people, you are allergic to something. For most people, allergies mean itchy eyes and a drippy nose. But for a few people, allergies to things like bee stings or nuts cause a whole-body reaction that can be life-threatening. Whether your allergies are dangerous or just annoying, the information in our Learning Centre can help you cope.more info

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Phone: 811
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Asthma- HealthLinkBC

If you or your child has asthma, you know how scary it can be when you can't catch your breath. Asthma is a long-term problem, but it doesn't have to limit you. Learning all you can about asthma is the first step to living the life you want, and our asthma topics are here to help.more info

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Phone: 811
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Back & Neck Pain- HealthLinkBC

Most people have back and neck pain from time to time. Some people have ongoing pain that gets in the way of their everyday activities. Either way, our topics can give you helpful tips on how to treat, manage, and avoid back and neck pain.more info

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Phone: 811
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Cancer- HealthLinkBC

Facing cancer can be scary, and most people have lots of questions. Our cancer topics cover many types of cancer, including breast cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, and many more. Whether you just found out you have cancer or have been living with it for a while, you'll find useful information such as treatment options and tips for living with cancer.more info

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Phone: 811
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Children's Health- HealthLinkBC

Children grow and change so quickly. Our Growth and Development topics can tell you what to expect at each stage of childhood. And our health topics can help you care for them when they're sick.more info

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Phone: 811
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Connect for Health

Connect for Health is a FREE phone or email-based service that connects people in pain to resources that go beyond the doctor’s office. Trained volunteers assist people with chronic pain with issues relating to income, housing, isolation, food security, childcare and a wide-variety of other issues.more info

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Pain BC
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Toll Free: 1-844-430-0818
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Diabetes- HealthLinkBC

Learn about the type of diabetes you have, whether you just found out you have the disease or have been living with it for some time. Our topics will teach you about eating well and about controlling your blood sugar levels. You will learn how to manage diabetes and prevent further health problems. You will find helpful tips on how to take care of your feet, and you will learn how to manage other health problems related to diabetes.more info

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Phone: 811
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First Aid - HealthLinkBC

Sometimes it seems like when you need first aid information the most, it’s not at your fingertips. Knowing what to do ahead of time can really increase your confidence in an emergency situation. We have brought together a variety of topics that can help you make an informed decision about what to do. Whether you need to know how to stop a nosebleed, or if you should call 9-1-1 right away, the topics in this section can help.more info

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Phone: 811
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