Monthly Archives: October 2015

Dalhousie University Health Mentors Program

Dalhousie University has a volunteer Mentorship Program where students from various health professions  can meet with you to learn how you are living and coping with your disease. If you are interested in helping to educate our future health professionals about scleroderma,  please  call or e-mail  for more information. Dalhousie Health Mentors Program HealthMentors@dal.ca 902-494-1852

By |October 17th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chair Yoga

CHAIR YOGA :  SUITABLE  FOR  SCLERODERMA  PATIENTS AND THEIR SUPPORT PERSON There is a great chair yoga class on Mondays from 11 to 12 pm which is held in the gymnasium  of the Northwood’s Senior Complex. There is a $3.00 drop in fee to participate in this program.  You must register at the North wood [...]

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Slceroderma Advocacy

SCLERODERMA ADVOCACY The Scleroderma Society of Canada (SSC) serves as a support for all scleroderma patients and families affected by the various forms of pulmonary hypertension (PH), including pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH). PAH is a common complication of scleroderma and can be very severe in patients with this connective tissue disease. Why now? In March [...]

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