Wendy Glauser writes about health and science in Toronto.
Shuttered autism services, kids caring for younger siblings, undiagnosed developmental conditions—for many students, the losses of the last two years go well beyond school closures.
The constant beeping, talking, and overhead paging aren’t just an annoyance—they can lead to delirium, longer recovery times, and even sleeping pill addiction.
One is sick with COVID-19. Another has lost a quarter of her income. The personal support workers who care for our most vulnerable remain underpaid and underappreciated.
It’s time to talk about Toronto’s health care deserts.
For immigrant women in communities like St James Town, help arrives in a 31-foot Winnebago.