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Policy Briefing: Health Policy Briefing
The message to men should be clear: health is gained or lost because of small daily decisions we make that add up over time.
Canadians are facing one of the most widespread health epidemics we’ve ever known. Among children, the incidence has doubled in a generation—and shows no signs of slowing down. It’s time for a strategy.
After more than a decade of hard work and collaboration, digital health is making treatment safer, more efficient, and, ultimately, better for Canadians.
Canada’s health-care system must not be limited to taking care of those who are already sick, but help prevent disease and injury in the first place.
Supporters want the federal government to require provincial governments to invest part of the Canada Health Transfer in community-based care.

The pressure is on provincial and territorial governments to find new ways to care for an aging population.
The medical community is ‘cautiously optimistic’ that Canada’s new federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose’s appointment signals a more engaged federal government.

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