Cancer drug's use in retinal therapy has been linked with increased risks of stroke and death.
January 11, 2019 12:32PM
October 23, 2018 2:03PM
People on social assistance have drug coverage at very low or no cost in every province.
October 16, 2018 1:00AM
March 14, 2018 1:57PM
Provinces already employ various programs to assist vulnerable populations with medication costs.
January 20, 2017 11:03AM
Every province in Canada has a prescription drug insurance program for low-income and vulnerable citizens.
May 6, 2003 2:00AM
The newspapers and airwaves are filled with people fuming about Fair Pharmacare. There are three major complaints (other than the challenge of getting through to Pharmacare to register). Firstly, that Fair Pharmacare forces patients to pay more of their own money for prescriptions. Secondly, that the requirement to report your income is a violation of privacy. Thirdly, that it is inappropriate to use income from 2001 to determine benefits in 2003.