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Mar 10, 2020, 10:01 ET Patients in the 'Fight for Our Lives' call on Parliament to STOP the PMPRB!

As the world comes together to fight coronavirus, Canadians with life-threatening rare and common diseases are marching on Parliament Hill to ask for the same support in the Fight for Our Lives....


Mar 10, 2020, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Patients in the 'Fight for Our Lives' call on Parliament to STOP the PMPRB!/

As the world comes together to fight coronavirus, Canadians with life-threatening rare and common diseases will march on Parliament Hill to ask for the same support in the 'Fight for Our Lives'...


Dec 10, 2019, 14:00 ET Pharmacare with no new medicines

Meeting with pricing officials shows that government's true goal is to slash prices so low that no new medicines will come to Canada OTTAWA, Dec. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The changes to how the Patented...


Feb 19, 2016, 08:00 ET Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders Congratulates Saskatoon Plasma Collection Facility

TORONTO, Feb. 19, 2016 /CNW/ - On behalf of all patients with rare diseases and those with common conditions who rely on donated plasma as a source of life-saving and life-enhancing therapies, the...


Feb 28, 2013, 17:48 ET Rare Heroes Applauded at Annual Rare Disease Day Gala Celebration

- Despite advancements, improved access to orphan drugs still needed - TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Last night at the Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders (CORD) Rare Disease Day Awards Gala...


Oct 03, 2012, 09:30 ET Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders Welcomes Announcement of Orphan Drug Framework

TORONTO, Oct. 3, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Organization for Rare Disorders, on behalf of the 2.8 million Canadians with rare disorders, welcomes Health Minister Aglukkaq's announcement of the...