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    Safer Steroid Use

    A booklet on safer steroid use has been produced by Ottawa Public Health and is now available on the CATIE website.

    This comprehensive guide discusses what steroids are, which side effects to watch for, what equipment to use, where to landmark and lots of other harm reduction messaging.


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    2013 Environmental Scan

    This document examines program capacity of the 36 core Needle Syringe Programs in Ontario to implement safer injection, opioid overdose prevention, safer inhalation, and safer steroid use programming. Thanks to all 36 NSPs for your participation and contribution to the report.

    The data, interpretations and commentary in this report are the work of the OHRDP and are not intended to reflect the views and opinions of either the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care or the Public Health Units of Ontario.

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