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Health minister declares opioid emergency after overdose rates spike over summer

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The number of Ontarians taken to hospitals with opioid overdoses surged over the summer, which has pushed Health Minister Eric Hoskins to declare the situation a public-health emergency. That will let the provincial government approve temporary supervised drug-injection sites without waiting for the federal government to sign off, he said in a Toronto announcement Thursday. […]
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