This site was built by the Alberta Government and Alberta Health Services to give Albertans one place to go for health information they can trust. Healthcare experts across the province make sure the information is correct, up to date, and written for people who live in Alberta.
The Government of Alberta, Alberta Health Services, PolicyWise for Children & Families, and the Canadian Mental Health Association of Edmonton have developed a website—help4me.ca—to help young people recognize and understand early signs and symptoms of addiction and mental health problems that they, or someone they know may be facing. Help4me.ca also has important information on addiction and mental health supports and services.
Whether you're considering quitting smoking, or have made the decision to quit smoking, the help you are looking for is right here.The services are free, the community is waiting and the water is warm. Dive in and change your life.
The Calgary COPD and Asthma Program is an Alberta Health Services program. We are a team of certified respiratory educators and respirologists. We strive to be a leading centre in Canada working with patients and other health care professionals in treating asthma, COPD, tobacco reduction and chronic cough. We have created this website to: share medically accurate information with patients and health care providers
In addition to MyHealth.Alberta.ca, Lippincott Advisor, DynaMed Plus and Lexicomp are all excellent sources for patient education handouts, which you may wish to consider using to support your patient education needs where appropriate. In DynaMed Plus, use the search box to find a relevant topic, and use the left side navigation to select the "Patient Information" heading. In Lippincott Advisor, see the "Patient Teaching Handouts" section and in Lexicomp you'll find a "Patient Education" tab in the top menu.