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    Media Advisory Toronto, ON: September 16, 2014   Join us: DATE: September 26, 2014 TIME: 10am –...
Susan with PEI’s Premier Robert Ghiz, host of 2014 Council of the Federation meetings, and Frank Swedlove, President of Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association
CARP recently visited Charlottetown, PEI to raise seniors health care as a priority in parallel to the Premiers’...
Doctor and Woman Examining Pills
Shows Hosts Schedule What Was That Song? Videos Blogs Contests Podcasts A Money for Life Conversation Chris...
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By A. Boomer A. Boomer is a CARP member who shares his experiences growing up middle aged, every two weeks in the CARP...

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Key Findings Two thirds of members live in cities and virtually all agree these cities (and towns) should have recall power over mayors and councilors. Most see this recall power being exercised by a simple majority of council.... read more »
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Dementia expert, Karen Tyrell, offers answers to www.carp.ca visitors for their situation-specific questions. Karen is a dementia consultant who can point you in the right direction, giving quick insight and personalized answers to help you... read more »

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Jerry Agar, host of ‘Straight Talk with Jerry Agar’ interviews CARP's Susan Eng, discussing how Canada’s aging population is becoming more diverse and concentrating in four Western provinces. Susan provides reasons for why such... read more »
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Radio show, Family Caregivers Unite hosted by Dr. Gordon Atherley featured a discussion with Susan Eng and Dr. Michael Gordon about roles and responsibilities of specialist physicians, the mental healthcare and criminal justice systems,... read more »
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Homecoming Heartbreak Gisella was thrilled about bringing her 16-year-old granddaughter Jessica to her homeland, Venezuela, for the very first time. She herself hadn’t been back in 30 years. They’d been invited to Gisella’s... read more »
Doctor and Woman Examining Pills
Shows Hosts Schedule What Was That Song? Videos Blogs Contests Podcasts A Money for Life Conversation Chris Robinson Travel Show Dave’s Corner Garage From a Woman’s Perspective Goldhawk... read more »
New report outlines how pharmacists can save up to $1.9 billion, managing these conditions is a government priority Toronto, Ontario – September 4, 2013 – The increasing prevalence of complex chronic diseases is one of the most... read more »
Shoppers Pharmacist
 This article published by the Canadian Health Care Network on August 26th, 2014, offers a good coverage of the Shopper's Drugmart/CARP report issued in late august.  The report received rather extensive media coverage - this piece offers... read more »
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Patty Randall began caring for her 80-something parents in the 1990s. For the next decade, she learned the limits of the Canada Health Act and the merits of advanced care planning. Flying from her home in Vancouver to her parents’ place... read more »
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Editor’s Note: CARP was mentioned in the Queen’s Park Briefing for August 26th, 2014.  Click here to find out more about the Queen’s Park Briefing. It offers a lengthy discussion of CARP’s perspective: What does Canada need... read more »
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Editor's Note: On August 29th, 2014 iPolitics published a story about the new Parliamentary Budget Officer's latest report.  The 12th triennial report of the chief acturay was tabled in the House of Commons in late August.  It states... read more »
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Editor's Note: Susan Eng's latest column for the Huffington Post was published on September 8th, 2014.  You may read it as well as Susan's past columns via the Huffington Post website. News that Spirit of the West vocalist, John... read more »