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
Better Breathing
Breathe Well to Prevent Noncommunicable Diseases
We don’t often consider the role our lungs play in keeping us strong and well. It’s only when we experience breathing problems that we begin to appreciate how hard our lungs work for us. The truth is that, like the rest of our body, our lungs require daily care and attention to function at their … Continued