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International Co-operation Exposing Disabling Toxic Effects of Anti-Malarial Mefloquine (Lariam) Drug


Missing 2004 IL10-2004-007 Recovered — Details Long-Term Health Effects from Malarial Mefloquine Drug — Also Roche Report from Australia Lists Disabling Toxic Effects.  Ellen Duncan, wife of Maj. General Alastar Duncan in Britain, has sent me these documents but I … Continue reading

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Communities for Veterans cross-country ride arrives in Ontario on our National Peacekeeping Day


The 29th Lieutenant Governor of Canada, the Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell, welcomed Canadian veteran Paul Nichols at the Aurora branch of the Royal Canadian Legion, today–Aug. 9, 2015–in this special National Peacekeeping Day event. Paul is making a cross-country ride on … Continue reading

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Dr. Remington Nevin has chapter on Mefloquine and PTSD published


We now have expert confirmation of the horrors so many are suffering from the after effects of the anti-malaria drug, mefloquine or Lariam. If you go to Dr. Nevin’s web site, you can download the chapter in pdf format. http://www.RemingtonNevin.com/site/publications.htmlContinue reading

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New hope for veterans suffering from PTSD


Another resource for veterans suffering from PTSD. This Alliston Workshop in Ontario on Saturday, July 12, 2014 is not government-endorsed, but your local legions are promoting it. For early bird enquiries or appointments call Sandra at (705) 733-8284 or visit … Continue reading

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Harper Government can no longer deny the toxicity of the anti-malaria drug mefloquine (Lariam) mimick PTSD in the breakdown of serving forces’ and veterans’ mental health.


Dr. Remington Nevin has been working tirelessly to prove how the anti-malaria drug mefloquine (Lariam) has contributed to the mental breakdown of serving military members and veterans posted to areas where malaria is prevalent, in particular parts of Africa including … Continue reading

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How to find healing when dealing with the fear and shame of PTSD


Robert Simpson is a Veteran of some of Canada’s peacekeeping missions in the world’s worst hell-holes. He’s now happily married, but his life descended into the darkest places before he found his way home. Taking a cue from U.S. veterans who formed self-help … Continue reading

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Oh Canada, what happened to you?


Kenneth Young brings us another set of questions to ponder . . . questions we all need to ask. BONNIE Dear Editors, Veterans and MPs, I have been trying to find the words on this subject for some time now. … Continue reading

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Parliament pay attention. This is your former soldier on a Hunger Strike. Do you let this happen to those who defend you and our country?


N.B. veteran stages hunger strike in Charlottetown CBC News Posted: Jun 6, 2011 3:31 PM AT Last Updated: Jun 6, 2011 4:01 PM AT Back to accessibility links Supporting Story Content Story Sharing Tools Share with Add This Print this … Continue reading

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Veteran begins HUNGER STRIKE Monday 0930 in protest of Veterans Affairs callous treatment


When Fabien Melanson CD joined the Canadian Armed Forces, he proudly served in the Royal 22nd Regiment for 15 years. Twice he was deployed overseas in Bosnia 1993 and Croatia 1995 during the Balkan crisis where war crimes and genocide were … Continue reading

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