Patient Community update.

Dear Canada’s SMA Community and our supporters, Thank you for your continued trust and support as we inch our way through the process of access to treatment here in Canada. We are, and continue to work hard to achieve what we set out to do from the very beginning, to advocate for access for all…

Ontario Expands Coverage of Spinraza!!

Ontario Government got it right!! We at Cure SMA Canada are very happy and proud to announce that the government of the province of Ontario has communicated with us that they have come to a mutually agreeable decision to approve reimbursement for Ontario’s Spinal Muscular Atrophy patients. As a follow-up to the national review process…

Back up power supply

Power to go! There are times when all of us want electricity when we are miles from the nearest electrical outlet. Two key components to having power on the go are a mobile digital power inverter and then a battery. Ideally, a deep cell battery will handle the constant drain and recharge that you’re going…

Roche Community Update

5 July 2018 Dear SMA community members, As requested, we are very pleased to share with you an update of the RG7916 programme, which has reached a number of milestones. We would also like to extend special thanks to study participants and their families for their incredible commitment to advancing the progress of research in…

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Things are happening!! Join in! Participate! Support Cure SMA Canada as we work hard to support your family! Spinraza update Winnipeg Health Minister Meeting – SMA Demonstration Roche update Rebecca Run 2018 SMA Camp West Florence and Charlie’s 10K to end SMA Fundraiser Canada’s National SMA Awareness Day Edmonton Walk N Roll Swing for Hope…

Community update – Biogen Resubmits Application

Dear Cure SMA Canada Community, We’d like to bring you up to date on some developments of the Spinraza approval process here in Canada. Due to the lack of compatible agreement between Biogen and the pCPA/provincial governments, Biogen has resubmitted their application with CADTH.  This resubmission was necessary because of the need for the provinces to…