We need a national dementia strategy. Why don’t we have one?

Click right here to see my op-ed in the Toronto Star calling for a National Dementia Strategy.

In addition, here is a video link to a fantastic discussion on dementia on The Agenda with Steve Paikin. The panelists discuss the coming “silver tsunami” and the tremendous impact of dementia on patients, families, the health care system and the economy.

The CMA is pushing very hard for a national seniors strategy which includes a plan to tackle dementia. I am delighted to see the discussion is catching fire!

Watch the episode right here.

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