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This is why Canada has the second-highest medication costs in the world

"Many Canadians stop taking the drugs they need because they can’t afford them. More than one in 10 don’t fill a prescription because of cost, says a 2012 Canadian Medical Association Journal study."

http://news.nationalpost.com/news/canada/this-is-why-canada-has-the-second-highest-medication-costs-in-the-world
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UNB offers course on teaching students with disabilities
The 3-hour online course uses real life scenarios to help teachers learn

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/unb-course-disability-learning-1.3734610
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"The CCB may also include the child disability benefit for children who qualify for the disability tax credit as well as any related provincial and territorial programs."

If you haven't already done so, you can find out if your child qualifies for the disability tax credit here. http://www.disabilitytaxservice.ca/disability-tax-credit-assessment/

http://business.financialpost.com/personal-finance/taxes/the-canada-child-benefit-cheques-are-about-to-be-mailed-out-heres-what-to-do-with-yours
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To serve is not enough: many Canadian veterans forced to prove disabilities

"They said they're having trouble accessing medical benefits, and some are forced to pay for medication out of their own pockets."

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/sudbury/town-hall-lefebvre-1.3696712
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Why so many Canadians with disabilities are overeducated and unemployed

"For Thérèse, inaccessible locations were only the beginning. Last fall, she went back to school at a downtown Toronto college to gain more credentials in teaching English as a second language, but says she was so inadequately accommodated and openly discriminated against that she dropped out of the program without finishing."

http://tvo.org/article/current-affairs/shared-values/why-so-many-canadians-with-disabilities-are-overeducated-and-unemployed
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Canadian Psychiatrists Aren't Doing Enough For Their Patients

"Numerous Canadian psychiatrists are refusing to fill out the Disability Tax Form application on behalf of their patients. Even patients who already have that tax status but need to reapply are being turned down by their doctors."

http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/marvin-ross/canadian-psychiatrist-tax-credit_b_11248224.html
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