Books of interest

Mitch Albom rediscovered Morrie Schwartz, his college professor from nearly twenty years ago. Knowing he was dying of ALS. Mitch visited Morrie in his study every Tuesday, just as they used to back in college. This is a story of their rekindled relationship turned into one final 'class': lessons in [...]
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The ALS community joins a game changing Walk for ALS in Montreal

The ALS community joins a game changing Walk for ALS in Montreal

 
 
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Montreal, September 10th, 2018 – This Sunday September 16th, the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Society of Quebec will team up with families touched by ALS and renowned ALS researchers as part of Montreal’s 18th Walk for ALS. Over 800 participants are

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Illusion

Illusion

By Chantal Lanthier, living with ALS since 2013
Illusion
“You’re only as old as you feel!”
We’ve all heard that expression, right? Obviously, the older you get, the more your body starts to fail you. Yet, many of the older people I know tell me they feel “young inside” and

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$320,000 raised by the Ride and Hike to Fight ALS

$320,000 raised by the Ride and Hike to Fight ALS

 
 
 
 
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$320,000 raised by the Ride and Hike to Fight ALS
Montreal, August 28th, 2018 – From August 24th to 26th, the 11th edition of the Ride to Fight ALS powered by TELUS Health in support of the Amyotrophic Lateral

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At a loss for words

At a loss for words

By Chantal Lanthier, living with ALS since 2013
At a loss for words
I’m often told that my eyes speak volumes. Good thing, because I don’t have a voice anymore. Of all the losses I’ve had to go through over the past five years because of this disease, my voice

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Chantal Lanthier’s column

Chantal Lanthier’s column

Are you more a beach person or a hiking person? When you think about relaxing, what comes to mind? I’m sure that whatever you pictured, it has something to do with nature. As for me, I can’t get enough of long walks in the woods. The time I spend surrounded

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