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How I Got Involved: so I won’t have to start over…again

By Sophie Heizer When you have an invisible illness and already feel like shit, it’s difficult to convince other people of it. You need access to your health records and knowledge about how to talk about your illness to get the treatment you need. These resources, particularly because I moved countries twice, would have helped […]

How I Got Involved: to ease patient frustration

By Founder and Director Doug Balson The idea to start a co-op formed when I worked for the B.C. Ministry of Health. Then, it solidified when I helped a family member set up the Canadian Pituitary Patient Network and Alberta Pituitary Patient Society. Patients in these groups told stories that made it clear Canadians need help […]