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Macleans Publishes Internal Documents on CCSVI

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An article entitled “The silent treatment: How Canada has failed MS sufferers” has been published by Macleans.ca and it exposes government emails that clearly demonstrate how political concerns were put ahead of scientific evidence and opinions on the progress of … Continue reading

CCSVI: Testimonial from Canadian Patient

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Check out this patient testimonial from our sister site Angeles Health: “Six months before the actual procedure I began speaking with Kim, the representative of Hospital Angeles. As I wasn’t totally decided at the time, there were many conversations where … Continue reading

Tribunal Says Ontario Health Insurance Plan Shouldn’t Pay for Ottawa-area Woman’s CCSVI Treatment Part 2

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This article continues on from Tribunal Says Ontario Health Insurance Plan Shouldn’t Pay for Ottawa-area Woman’s CCSVI Treatment Part 1. Since Zamboni published his research in 2009 suggesting a link between MS and CCSVI over 12,000 international patients have had … Continue reading

Tribunal Says Ontario Health Insurance Plan Shouldn’t Pay for Ottawa-area Woman’s CCSVI Treatment

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An Eastern Ontario woman’s bid to make the Ontario Health Insurance Plan pay for her CCSVI treatment has been rejected at a tribunal. Judy Butcher is 48 and from Jasper, Ont., near Merrickville. She had balloon angioplasty, or CCSVI treatment, … Continue reading