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Jun
09
Hey PHriends,We're back again! Now in its fifth year, the annual Ajax Run/Walk for PH Research raises funds for PHA Canada's programs, including the Mohammed Family PH Research Scholarship. Click here to join the event, or to make a donation: https://phacanada.akaraisin.com/Common/Event/H.....

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.....

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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