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Feb, 13-2012 10:29
Over the next 6-8 months, the Canadian Paraplegic Association, together with the Rick Hansen Foundation hope to collect input from more than 3,000 Canadians with Spinal Cord Injury or Spinal Cord rela...
Jan, 31-2012 03:17
“Loneliness is the most terrible poverty.” – Mother Teresa A new study, written by Anne Snowdon, a nurse and professor at the Odette School of Business at the University of Windsor i...
Jan, 18-2012 12:47
Getting funding assistance for incontinence supplies in Ontario is not cut and dry; neither is keeping it.
Jan, 18-2012 09:54
Hospice Toronto, in support of equitable care of people with disabilities by all end of life services, is seeking input from people with disabilities and those who care about them.
Dec, 14-2011 10:21
The Canadian Institutes of Health Research recently funded a public forum entitled “What a Pain! Debate Around the Use of Opioids in Chronic Pain Management”.
Dec, 13-2011 09:42
The purpose of the study is  to obtain information from individuals with spina bifida on the impact of symptoms of this condition on everyday life.
Dec, 06-2011 11:33
Disability impacts the lives of many Ontarians, and the number of people with disabilities is increasing.
Nov, 22-2011 10:16
Thank you to the James Rutley Grand Memorial Fund at the Toronto Community Foundation for their donation of $7,500 to SB&H!
Nov, 21-2011 12:27
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has awarded a five-year, $5.5 million Transformative Research Project Award to fund research into risk factors for Spina Bifida and related congenital defects i...
Nov, 21-2011 10:13
A Cobourg teen with spina bifida will soon have total access to her home, thanks to a grant from a local supermarket.