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Free high-dose flu shots keep seniors independent

February 6, 2018

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


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 ...


Announcing CARP’s 2017 Impact Report

February 15, 2017

February 2017 - CARP released its 2017 Impact Report & 2016 Annual Review which highlights the advocacy group`s ...


The Medical Issues Poll

January 13, 2017

The Medical Issues Poll January 10, 2017 - CARP members were polled on a variety of medical issues related to ...

A diverse group of adults and seniors 45-95 years old.

CARP’s 2017 Top 6 Advocacy Priorities

January 10, 2017

January 23, 2017 - In 2017, CARP will continue to be Canada's leading advocate for improved healthcare and financial ...

Doctor Speaking with Patient

Video: CARP Expert Panel “The True Cost of Influenza”

September 19, 2016

September, 2016 Influenza is one of the most important public health issues our country faces,[1],[2] with seniors ...

Saskatchewan Government Increases Drug Costs for Vulnerable Seniors

September 1, 2016

The Saskatchewan Provincial Government has forged ahead with its decision to raise the drug costs for Saskatchewan’s ...

Urgent call for Stories

August 31, 2016

CARP is looking for stories from our members whose lives have been significantly affected by the influenza (flu) virus ...


CARP Nova Scotia Concerned about pharmacare overhaul

July 21, 2016

Nova Scotia seniors group concerned about 2nd attempt to overhaul pharmacare By Marieke Walsh [Original story can be ...


CARP makes case for national pharmacare at federal Committee on Health

July 5, 2016

Natasha Mistry, CARP's Director of Stakeholder Relations and Community Development, was in Ottawa on June 1st to ...