Rare Disease
Early Treatment Redefines Quality of Life for Those with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
The SMA journey is a lifelong marathon, and sustained treatment is vital for overcoming its peaks and valleys. Natalie Essex is an unstoppable nine year old from Delta, BC. Aside from enjoying school and a rich social life, Natalie weaves, sews, creates visual art, and sings in a children’s choir. She loves writing stories on … Continued
Managing Diabetes
Diabetes Demands Amy’s Attention Around the Clock
Taking time to share her story is Amy’s way of addressing the stigma. Amy Moore knew something wasn’t right. Her weight kept fluctuating and she was tired all the time. After numerous tests, the only thing her doctor found was that Amy’s blood sugar level was a little high — which was attributed to her … Continued