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Pull Together to End ALS

On October 20, corporate teams will get the opportunity to pull a 37,000-lb plane 100 meters in support of a future without ALS. Read More

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ALS Canada's 3rd Annual Virtual Research Forum

Join us for an engaging, eye-opening, online forum highlighting the latest in ALS research Read More

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#ALSPepperChallenge

From ice cold buckets of water to red hot peppers, this new viral challenge is turning up the heat for ALS research around the world. Read More

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Your donations at work

ALS Canada awards $3 million for 12 new research projects to help make amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) a treatable, not terminal disease. Read More

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ALS Canada Brings the Eighth Annual Plane Pull to End ALS to Billy Bishop Airport

The October 20, 2018, event is an opportunity for corporate teams to pull a 37,000-lb plane 100 meters and raise funds to support a future... Read More

Can environmental impacts on genes explain why ALS affects people differently?

Over the last decade, scientists have discovered many genes related to ALS, but there are still many questions about how mutations in those genes spark... Read More

New clinical trials for Canadians with ALS

The opportunity to be involved in clinical trials for experimental ALS treatments is something that is often on the radar for people who are living... Read More

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