A digital magazine exploring the unnecessary care phenomenon and what people are doing about it.
Karla Wyld shares her values growing up in Lacombe County and how this inspired her to become a patient leader with Choosing Wisely Alberta.
See how the Elliotts use our Choosing Wisely posters as a way of having a conversation on why More is Not Always Better.
The Joint Centres and ARTIC have released patient advisor video interviews on the importance of informed decision making between patients and physicians.
A patient story from the Overhead Page by Dr. Raj Waghmare about if the outcome of his patient would have been different if unnecessary tests weren't ordered.
A blog entry from the Overhead Page by Raj Waghmare on the dangers of overprescribing antibiotics and the rise of antibiotic resistance.
A feature article in Toronto Life by Darryl Gebien, an ER doctor with a perfect life, until he got hooked on fentanyl and lost it all.
A patient story highlighting the benefits of yoga for older adults in treating insomnia and anxiety.
Years after being on long-term antibiotics for her acne, a patient regrets not having a conversation with her doctor earlier.
A patient was told she had thyroid cancer, only find out the diagnosis that led to the removal of her thyroid should not have been called cancer at all.
A caregiver struggles to cope with dangerous side effects of sedatives used to treat her father's dementia.
A caregiver to her elderly father struggles with the challenges of overmedication used to treat behavioural symptoms of dementia.