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Jul
20
Lionhead Golf and Country Club
To make a donation, or to take part in the event, visit www.phacanada.ca/golPH2018 Message from Pat Paulin, event organizer: This event helps support the many people affected by pulmonary hypertension in Canada. People like my daughter Brooke... Brooke began to notice a difficulty in keeping up w.....

Jul
31
What do you want for the future of New Brunswick Health Care? Space is limited so please register now to reserve your spot at the NBCC campus in Moncton to share your calls to action of provincial political party candidates on health and mental health care issues that matter to you and fellow New B.....

Sep
21
Scleroderma is a hard disease in part because no two people seem to experience it in the exact same way.  Every scleroderma story is one of courage, exploration and “forging a new path.”  It’s a path, however, that we do not travel alone. The provincial scleroderma organ.....

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