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Do drug funding decisions need PR? A response.

healthydebate.ca- This is in response to the article "Do drug funding decisions need pr?" Read the full article here.   Mark this case a clear FAIL. Health Canada and related agencies abdicated their responsibility to properly...

The First Cheque for Starts With Me

A big milestone for us is handing over the first cheque to a group. The first cheque signifies a chance to give organizations like Starts With Me the ability to push the limits of their...

Partner Spotlight: Mike Stroh-Starts With Me

Mike Stroh is a true patient leader who is fighting to improve the lives of his members and the greater mental health community. He has built Starts With Me into a champion of youth and...

Why Richard Branson Needs More Patient Commando

Richard Branson recently joined a growing group of venture capitalists investing in online pharmacies. The one he chose is from New York City called Capsule, and as he explains they are 'tackling the consumer...

The Doctor who Supports Patient Choice – to the Very End.

Maclean's- “I actually felt I had done the right thing for my patient.” Gordon had gotten what he wanted, and what Buchman had done simply felt to him like helping. “It was so peaceful...

The Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis: Emotions

By Kathy Kastner with Zal Press First, you grieve A diagnosis of Type2 Diabetes means the end of life as you’ve lived it. Adding to the shock is the perception: Type2 is the ‘bad’ diabetes. The one...

Managing

By Kathy Kastner with Zal Press Day to day: the social and the practical Around the dinner table, the mood was relaxed and jovial – exemplifying the comfort and relief of a ‘safe’ environment. Even for...

Family, friends and the world

By Kathy Kastner with Zal Press As anyone with health issues knows, there’s a ripple effect: it’s never ‘just about the patient’. Aida’s husband and children take an active role in helping their mother manage....

Patient Centered Care

By Kathy Kastner with Zal Press One of the tenets of Patient-centered care is care coordinated around the patient, rather than around the system. For a PWD, it takes a team. Who’s on the team Heather, who’s...

Uterine Fibroids Collaborative Forum: Formalizing the menstrual disorder patient movement: is it possible?

By Zal Press and Holly Bridges “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” – Mother Teresa These words by Mother Teresa are a motivational mantra of sorts for Canadian...
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Do drug funding decisions need PR? A response.

healthydebate.ca- This is in response to the article "Do drug funding decisions need pr?" Read the full article here.   Mark this case a clear FAIL....

The First Cheque for Starts With Me

A big milestone for us is handing over the first cheque to a group. The first cheque signifies a chance to give organizations like Starts...

Partner Spotlight: Mike Stroh-Starts With Me

Mike Stroh is a true patient leader who is fighting to improve the lives of his members and the greater mental health community. He has...

Why Richard Branson Needs More Patient Commando

Richard Branson recently joined a growing group of venture capitalists investing in online pharmacies. The one he chose is from New York City called...

The Doctor who Supports Patient Choice – to the Very End.

Maclean's- “I actually felt I had done the right thing for my patient.” Gordon had gotten what he wanted, and what Buchman had done...