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The Social & etalk’s Lainey Lui Turns Caregiver For Her Mother

Education and AdvocacyThe TV personality shares what life is like caring for her mother with POEMS and raising awareness.

The Social & etalk’s Lainey Lui Turns Caregiver For Her Mother

Research On Rare Blood Disorders Can Help Save Lives

Education and AdvocacyIncreased research is the key to helping those with rare blood disorders find a cure.

Research On Rare Blood Disorders Can Help Save Lives

Von Willebrand Disease: Common, Treatable, And Often Missed

Education and AdvocacyThose with the disease often aren’t aware.

Von Willebrand Disease: Common, Treatable, And Often Missed

Hemophilia: Hope Is In Our Blood

Education and AdvocacyNew treatments for hemophilia are giving those with the disease a more fulfilling life.

Hemophilia: Hope Is In Our Blood

Patients With Thalassemia No Longer Dealt A Death Sentence

Education and AdvocacyThe blood disease Thalassemia is affecting a growing number of Canadians, but its treatment options needs more awareness.

Patients With Thalassemia No Longer Dealt A Death Sentence

Save A Life And Become An Organ Donor

Patient PerspectiveOver 4,500 Canadians are waiting for an organ transplant. You can save up to 8 peoples lives by becoming a donor.  

Save A Life And Become An Organ Donor

Mind The Gap: Building A Bridge To Better Patient Transitions

Education and AdvocacyDon’t just rely on the healthcare system to keep you healthy. Take charge and make sure you’re involved the process too.

Mind The Gap: Building A Bridge To Better Patient Transitions

Tips To Prevent Cancer At Every Stage In Your Life

Prevention and TreatmentIt’s possible to develop habits that’ll reduce your chances of cancer. Here are some ways to help you stay healthy at any stage in your life.

Tips To Prevent Cancer At Every Stage In Your Life

The Hidden Warning Signs Of Brain Tumours

Patient PerspectiveOn average, 27 Canadians are diagnosed with a brain tumour everyday. Read this woman’s story of how she survived the unpredictable diagnosis.

The Hidden Warning Signs Of Brain Tumours

Clearing Away The Smoke: Hard Facts About Medical Cannabis

Education and AdvocacyDistinguish the truth from misconception related to medical cannabis with the help of these experts, who answered common questions about the drug.

Clearing Away The Smoke: Hard Facts About Medical Cannabis

With Marijuana Legalization Looming, Access Issues Persist For Medical Cannabis

Education and AdvocacyDespite the scientific support that medical cannabis has, a negative perception of the drug remains, which causes barriers for those who need it.

With Marijuana Legalization Looming, Access Issues Persist For Medical Cannabis