Nearly three quarters of us know someone who has suffered from a critical illness or have suffered from one ourselves.

Half of us have seen a family member suffer through a critical illness.

A critical illness such as cancer, a heart attack or stroke can take a serious toll on your mental, physical and financial well-being.

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Are you prepared?

Three out of four of us are not physically, financially and emotionally prepared for a critical illness in the family. Would you be able to cope?

 
 
 
 

Answer these seven questions to see how your readiness stacks up against other working Canadians.

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It can happen to you

Though most of us know someone who has suffered from a critical illness, we don’t think it can happen to us.

Sandra was one of those people, until she was diagnosed with lymphoma

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