"COVID-19 messaging tied to overdose spike, front-line workers say"
From the article:
"We've been dealing with an increase of overdoses since the beginning of the pandemic. Sometimes we respond to 10 overdoses at our site in one day," said Tali Magboo Cahill, nursing team lead for the supervised consumption site at the Sandy Hill Community Health Centre in Ottawa.
See the article here: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/ottawa/ottawa-overdose-deaths-weekend-1.5794716