One-on-one with Dr. Bonnie Henry on B.C.’s overdose crisis

B.C.’s top doctor says the province’s two public health emergencies — the overdose crisis and COVID-19 pandemic — continue to intersect in ways that are proving increasingly deadly.

In an interview with Global News, provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henrycalled for better access to a safe supply of drugs as the closure of international borders due to COVID-19 has led to an illicit drug supply that is increasingly toxic.

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