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Health Canada Consultation

April 3, 2018

Health Canada is looking for your participation in their consultation on priority review pathways and health care ...

CARP Welcomes Seniors’ Friendly Budget

March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018 - “CARP is pleased that today’s budget shows a needed focus on Ontario seniors.  The ...

Ontario Expands OHIP+, Now Includes 65+

March 28, 2018

More than 4,400 prescription drugs will be made available free of charge for everyone 65 and older with the expansion ...

Time to Implement Universal Pharmacare

February 27, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 02.27.2018 Long before kids did battle on video screens, my generation was facing down ...

2018 Ontario Budget Submission

February 26, 2018

February 26, 2018 CARP's submission for the 2018 Ontario Budget focused on the following three priorities: ...

Free High-Dose Flu Shots Keep Seniors Independent

February 5, 2018

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA | 02.05.2018 Back in my business school days, I was asked to solve a problem encountered ...

Your Views On Organ Donation

October 18, 2017

When polled, the vast majority of Canadians are in favour of organ donation. But only a small percentage of them ...

Grey matters: Stepping up efforts to help seniors with mobility issues

July 25, 2017

WANDA MORRIS | POSTMEDIA|  JULY 25th, 2017 Back in the days before cellphones and Airbnb were commonplace, my ...

Canadians and public health need to focus on preventing seasonal flu

July 3, 2017

July 3, 2017 - Recent findings from the CARP Health Survey Poll™ on healthy aging and the effects influenza can have ...

Older Couple Sitting on Bench

Grey Matters: It’s wrong to see older Canadians as a drain on the system

May 31, 2017

Wanda Morris, Postmedia News | May 31, 2017 6:30 PM ET According to recently released Statistics Canada census data, ...