A digital magazine exploring the overuse 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.