Living Proof

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Kareen Aristide

Has faced mental health challenges

Kim Hanson

Lives with type 1 diabetes

Karen Scott

Living with multiple sclerosis

Laura Moses, Tracey Reid, & Dan Longchamps

Living each day with rheumatoid arthritis

Carole Léveillé

Living with diabetes and arthritis

Doug Cooper

COPD survivor

Myra Conway

Late spouse lived with dementia

Karen Kemp

Living with diabetes

Kim Gurtler

Cancer survivor

Ben Tunnell & Leslie Edwardson

Ben is living well after open heart surgery

Marie-Eve Chainey

Living with kidney disease

Andrea Hopkins

She lives with ulcerative colitis

Jean-Pierre Béland

He lives with muscular dystrophy

Kaiden & Jason Ames

Kaiden was born with cystic fibrosis

Tess Frémont-Coté

She lives with colitis

The Gray Family

Benjamin and Nathan have hemophilia

Vincent Daignault

Vincent’s heart stopped beating in 2011

Manon Desbiens

Two of her sisters and her brother had Huntington’s disease

Charles Keliher

Cancer survivor and volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society

Alain Bérard

Lives with ALS

Alain Garceau

Lives With Parkinson’s disease

Alfred Breton-Paré

His Son Éloi lives with Muscular Dystrophy

Audray Metcalfe

Lives with Cystic Fibrosis

Audrey Robichaud-Nadeau

Lives with juvenile idiopathic arthritis

Chloé Allard

Lives With Crohn’s Disease

Cynthia Denault

Breast cancer survivor

Diane Chartrand

Lives with lung sarcoidosis

Gilberte Labrie

Caretaker of her husband with Alzheimer’s disease

Ginette Labelle

Lives with Type 1 diabetes

Katia Prévost

Lives with multiple sclerosis

Louise Laviolette

Received a transplant following polycystic kidney disease

Sébastien Beaupré

Received a liver transplant following an autoimmune hepatitis