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The Case for National Pharmacare

July 23, 2018

Learn More About National Pharmacare   The Government of Canada released a discussion paper detailing the case ...

Should you still be taking a PPI?

June 19, 2018

June 19, 2018 - Proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) are sometimes prescribed to treat heartburn and acid refux. But what you ...

Older Ontarians Refuse to Choose Between Dental and Pharmacare

May 29, 2018

May 29, 2018 - TORONTO, ON: Ontarians believe that dental coverage is as important as pharma coverage. In a recent ...

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 ...

CARP Supports Open Letter to PM on National Pharmacare

March 1, 2018

March 1st - CARP joins with Canadian Labour Congress (CLC), Canadian Doctors for Medicare and the Canadian Federation ...

Federal Budget 2018

February 27, 2018

Ottawa, ON, February 28, 2018 – When the 2018 Federal Budget was announced this week, CARP was quick to point out ...

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 ...

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 ...