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Pharmacare plan a no-brainer

Pharmacare plan a no-brainer

Do you know someone who, in the past year, has chosen not to buy a prescription drug ordered by a doctor because they could not afford it?

Would you choose to skip medication because you had a choice of putting food on the table or going hungry so you could get well?

Statistics tell us that 10 percent of Canadians make this decision daily. And many of those end back in hospital emergency care.

Statistics Canada, in a survey, found that 24 percent of Canadians have no drug coverage.

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