“Knowledge is the best medicine” (KiBM) is a program that helps you take control of your health and work with your prescriber and the rest of your healthcare team to manage your medicines safely and appropriately. This program is supported by leading health organizations in Canada who believe that an educated patient is a healthier patient.Learn more
Medicines can improve your health and quality of life. However, when medicines are overused, underused or misused they can cause risk to your health.
Did you know? The World Health Organization estimates that 50 % of people do not take their medicines correctly.Learn more
Who are the members of your healthcare team?
You! As well as, doctors, pharmacists, nurses and anyone else who is involved in your healthcare whether they are regulated healthcare professionals and other providers or family and friends.Learn more
Most Canadians have at least one risk factor for chronic disease that is within their power to change. Making healthy choices will not only reduce your risk of disease, it will also make you feel better. Here are some resources to help you better manage your health.Learn more