Alain Berard’s Story

Alain Berard’s Story

Hello, my name is Alain Bérard. In July 2010, I began noticing certain symptoms, including a major decrease in energy. Despite being in peak physical condition (I ran the Ottawa marathon in May 2010), I felt more exhausted than usual. I had problems swallowing normally, and I noticed twitching in my

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Chantal Lanthier’s Story

Chantal Lanthier’s Story

Living with ALS means learning to let go, to enjoy the present, and to appreciate the little things
Hello,
My name is Chantal Lanthier. I’m 47 years old, a wife, and the mother of an 18‑year‑old daughter. Until very recently, I worked for the federal government in a management position.

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Chum de la SLA

Chum de la SLA

Building a team for a solid future A fraternity of friendship and support – Laughing, sharing and inspiring
When Alain Bérard walked up to the podium to give his acceptance speech and thanks for raising the most money for the ALS Walks last year, he never would have guessed that

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Ginette Beaudreault’s Story

Ginette Beaudreault’s Story

Living a life to its potential — Inspired from a life taken too soon
Hello everyone!
My name is Ginette Beaudreault. I was born in Montreal, the fourth child of a family of five boys and two girls. None of my brothers and sisters have ever had any serious health

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