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Radio Interview – January 9, 2012

Correspondence was received December 11, 2011 offering a special tool for us to educate and inform people about Vasculitis Foundation Canada. This was to be in the form of a radio interview. Cameron Wells of CJAM Radio, 99.1 FM, Windsor is the host of a show entitled “Handi Link”. It

Pexivas Donation

Vasculitis Donates Again – PEXIVAS On October 22, 2011, Vasculitis Foundation Canada gave $15,000.00 to the St. Joseph’s Healthcare Foundation for vasculitis research under the name PEXIVAS. Dr. Michael Walsh of the Department of Clinical Epidemeology and Biostatistics, McMaster

CANVASC Speech – Donna Wall

June 10, 2011 – CanVasc – Toronto, Ontario – When I was approached to speak to you, it was with a couple trains of thought that I pondered my acceptance.  One – how can I possibly enlighten this learned assembly about vasculitis?  Two – the opportunity to speak about a subject s

Vasculitis Foundation Canada – 15 Reasons to Walk

Vasculitis Foundation Canada – 15 Reasons to Walk June 25th, 2011 – The Vasculitis Foundation Canada would like to extend our thanks to all the volunteers, organizers and participants and donators for another extremely successful campaign. Through the hard work and dedicat

Mind your Mouth

Preventing Gum Disease If you have it, you’re not alone. Many adults nationwide have some form of gum disease. It can simply cause swollen gums or give you bad breath. It can also ruin your smile or even make you lose your teeth. The good news is that gum disease can be prevented with

Disease Hits Home with Local Group

By Walter Gowing, Speaks Out – Columns April 3, 2009 Doctor presented with $10,000 to find cure! “Vasculitis is too rare to be known as a common disease,” said Dr. Simon Carette, of Toronto, while speaking at the annual meeting of the Vasculitis Foundation of Canada in Cambridge

Vasculitis News Interview

Vasculitis is a chronic condition where the vessels that carry blood to your major organs get inflamed, causing many problems and complications. What you may not know about this rare condition, a nation-wide support group is based out of Cambridge. Featured in a news broadcast in Marc

2008 Vasculitis Symposium

The 2008 Vasculitis Symposium – Video now available The Vasculitis Foundation hosted its 8th International Symposium held at The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota for patients, family members and medical experts to discuss the most current information on Vasculitis including advances

Behcet’s Disease on Video

Behcet’s Disease Featured on Discovery Health Channel and a new Podcast from Dr. Yazici You are now able to view the video featured on The Discovery Health Channel Canada discussing the effects on two individuals dealing with Behcet’s Disease. To view this video for free, please go to