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March 13, 2015 - 1:08pm

 Wency Leung-The Globe and Mail. Joaquin Farias has spent the past two decades trying to understand dystonia, a confounding and sometimes debilitating syndrome believed to be the third-most-common neurological movement disorder, after essential tremor and Parkinson’s disease.

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December 3, 2014 - 12:08pm

 The DMRF Canada Manitoba Support Group recently participated in a rond-table discussion on dystonia.

September 12, 2014 - 11:54am

NHCC  September 11, 2014 - Canadians with neurological conditions, caregivers and representatives from Neurological Health Charities Canada celebrate the completion of the National Population Health Study of Neurological Conditions, the first Canadian study of its kind. 

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May 27, 2014 - 9:47am

Date (Toronto, ON) – Unsung hero, thirty-one year old Franco Mazzella suffers constant pain caused by Myoclonus Dystonia, a rare form of dystonia, a debilitating neurological disorder that he has end

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May 21, 2014 - 3:15pm

Oakville Beaver - Jon Kuiperij - Even when he was at a competitive disadvantage, Spencer Clough always held his own against other snowboarders. Now that he’s exclusively racing against fellow adaptive athletes, the 17-year-old St. Thomas Aquinas high school student is quickly realizing the sport might provide him with much more than an occasional medal. It may even take him to the Paralympics. More