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Share in Michel’s Passions

10 March 2015

At Magic Instants on the evening of June 10, you will have the opportunity to take part in the silent auction and purchase wines from Michel Phaneuf’s private collection and several of his photographs.

Excerpt from his text, ““Life in Search of Beauty”
“Since I was diagnosed with Parkinson’s, I keep thinking of this saying by Cervantes: ‘He who loses his health loses much, but he that loses his courage loses all.’ If my condition requires me to forgo wine, I will find great comfort in beauty. In beauty, I know I will find peace and joy in my final…

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Living Hope Congress Official Program

The official program is now available online. Register now for the provincial congress that will bring together the Parkinson’s community to address current issues surrounding Parkinson’s disease through discussions, seminars and presentations. The main theme of the congress will be empowerment.

Consult the program to learn more about the congress.

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Empowerment on Photo

10 February 2015

What does empowerment mean to you? For the 2015 provincial congress, we are challenging you to capture images of empowerment in your daily life. The photos will be laminated during the congress, which will take place from April 22 to 24.

To submit a photo, send a high resolution JPG version of the image with a brief description by March 27 to Annie Turcot

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Instants magiques: Michel Phaneuf to be Honorary President

Renowned author and speaker, Michel Phaneuf is joining us for Instants magiques 2015. Diagnosed with Parkinson’s himself, he will impart his passion for wine and photography on the evening of June 10, 2015 at the Canal Room of Restaurant L’Ambroisie.

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Are you eligible for compensation? Settlement of the glass action involving the medication requip

On October 9, 2014, the Superior Court of Quebec authorized the bringing of a class action filed by Petitioner Jacques Sanschagrin against GlaxoSmithKiine and approved the settlement of this class action. The members of the group affected by the settlement are:
Quebec residents who were prescribed and ingested the medication sold under the name of Requip prior to September 4, 2014 and who subsequently developed an impulse control disorder.
Only gambling lasses and life impacts sustained prior to August 10, 2009 shall entitle a member to compensation.
A person can receive an indemnity if they experienced gambling losses and/or repercussions affecting their…

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