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RESEARCH: An Allergy Game-Changer

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WHAT IF THERE WAS A PREVENTIVE TREATMENT THAT COULD IMPROVE THE QUALITY OF LIFE FOR COUNTLESS CHILDREN WHO SUFFER FROM SEASONAL RESPIRATORY ALLERGIES? How about a vaccine that could prevent an allergic reaction to tree pollen? Dr. Christine McCusker, Pediatric Allergy Division Head at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, is working to develop the treatment. DR. MCCUSKER SAYS THE VACCINE SHE’S WORKING ON COULD HELP 30 % OF THE POPULATION. Some patients suffer from seasonal allergies which, while they can now be generally controlled, have seriously affected them at times, with severe bouts of coughing that can leave the sufferer weakened. In some patients, …

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Adrien

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Adrien celebrated his 5th birthday by asking friends and family to make a donation in lieu of presents. He is proud to have donated $300.00 to the Healthy Kids Fund of the Children’s. Bravo Adrien and welcome to the Young Ambassador’s Club!


Takumi

Takumi

Returning Young Ambassador Takumi celebrated his 7th birthday by asking friends and families to make a donation to the Healthy Kids Fund at the Children’s. He is proud to have donated $400. Bravo Takumi!


Mila and Isla

Mila and Isla

Mila and Isla proudly donated $275 to the Healthy Kids Fund at the Children’s. This money was raised from their garage sale and Lemonade Stand. Bravo Mila and Isla and welcome to the Young Ambassadors Club!


Zoe

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For a third year, Zoe, has celebrated her birthday by asking family and friends to make a donation in lieu of receiving presents.  In recognition of her 6th birthday, Zoe has donated $639.00 in support of the Allergy Department at the Children’s.  Well done Zoe!


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