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