Housing is health care

A novel solution to the health crisis of homelessness: get people into homes.

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The search for a cure for poverty

The poor are part of us. And we're part of the poor. We're all in this together.

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Looking upstream at the opioid crisis

Canada's opioid epidemic is an urgent crisis — but the root causes, and the remedies too, are social.

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Spend upstream to improve health outcomes

We're sick with poverty. And we have the data to prove it.

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For a healthy society, we have to act upstream

Ever wondered how Upstream got started?

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A holiday message from the Executive Director

Happy Holidays.

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How much do lifestyle choices really matter for health?

If we want healthier communities, we must stop thinking of health only as a matter of personal responsibility and lifestyle choices, and dive deeper to the greater social determinants.

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The social determinants of physical activity

Let's exercise our policy opportunities to build healthier communities.

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Many ministries could be Ministry of Health

Every minister is a health minister.

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The public health system benefits all of us

Public health requires the collaboration of social, economic and public policy, for an agenda that serves all Canadians.

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Connect upstream.