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Why Canada Needs to Better Care for Its Working Caregivers (Mar. 2018) [PDF]

More than 8 million Canadian caregivers are keeping our health care systems afloat, 30 per cent of whom are “sandwich generation” women.

The Underappreciated Burden of Influenza Amongst Canada’s Older Population. And What We Need to Do About It. (Feb. 2018). [English PDF] [French PDF]

Fewer than a third of all Canadians get the flu vaccine each year and fewer than two-thirds of seniors get the vaccine. Canada is falling far short of the immunization rates needed to protect the broader population, according to a new report by the National Institute on Ageing (NIA), at Ryerson University.