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In 30 seconds you can make a difference for Canadians living with ALS

In 30 seconds you can make a difference for Canadians living with ALS

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In the time it takes Health Canada to approve potentially life-saving treatments, 500 Canadians will die of ALS.

There are more than 60 ALS drugs in development right now, any one of which could be proven to help save the lives of Canadians living with ALS. The problem currently is that it takes too long for drugs to be evaluated and made available to Canadians.

For people living with ALS, the health system just doesn’t move fast enough.

When you’re living with ALS, you measure time by loss, not by months or years. Which ability will you lose ...

In the time it takes Health Canada to approve potentially life-saving treatments, 500 Canadians will die of ALS.

There are more than 60 ALS drugs in development right now, any one of which could be proven to help save the lives of Canadians living with ALS. The problem currently is that it takes too long for drugs to be evaluated and made available to Canadians.

For people living with ALS, the health system just doesn’t move fast enough.

When you’re living with ALS, you measure time by loss, not by months or years. Which ability will you lose tomorrow? Will you still be able to share a hug? Say I love you? Laugh? Breathe?

How long before time runs out?

Across the country, people just like Selvajothy and her family are fighting for more time together, to laugh, to love, to live.

This ALS Awareness Month you can join them. Send an email to federal party leaders today, with one simple click, you can let them know that it’s about time to provide timely, affordable and equitable access to tomorrow’s proven treatments.

Fill out the form to send your message now.

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Use the form below to email Canada's party leaders

Time is running out and the lives of Canadians living with ALS are at stake. Tell your federal party leaders that it’s about time to make people living with ALS a priority.

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