Hamilton’s Dr. Jill Wiwcharuk, an innercity physician, suggests that her patients don’t typically die of old age.  They die of a myriad of illnesses related to homelessness.

Some cities, such as Toronto, attempt to manage a database of the homeless population.  Hamilton does not have such as system and Dr. Wiwcharuk suggests that they should.

The full story:  Homeless Falling Through Cracks in Hamilton, ON