June is ALS Awareness Month

In Memoriam Day The ALS Society of Québec launched ALS Awareness Month with the first edition of an In Memoriam day. The goal of this special day was to celebrate the lives of people who fought bravely against the fatal neurodegenerative disease. Yves Lafleur, psychosocial counsellor at the Society explains: “Surrounding the room was not only […]

Tribute to Lou Gehrig

“For the past two weeks you have been reading about a bad break I got. Yet today I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth”– Lou Gehrig, July 4, 1939 Almost 75 years ago, Lou Gehrig, one of baseball’s greatest players, stood in front of 62,000 fans at Yankee Stadium and […]