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Dr. Saad

What clinicians need to know about prostate cancer: An interview with Dr. Fred Saad

Dr. Fred Saad is professor and chair of urology at the University of Montreal Hospital Centre, and he holds the University of Montreal endowed chair in prostate cancer research.

Dr Peter Chung

What clinicians need to know about prostate cancer: An interview with Dr. Peter Chung

Dr. Peter Chung is a radiation oncologist at the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre who treats patients with prostate cancer.

Lisa Di Prospero

Smoking cessation and cancer care at the Odette Cancer Centre

Lisa Di Prospero, Regional Co-lead of Smoking Cessation at Toronto’s Odette Cancer Centre, discusses how the Centre integrates smoking cessation into cancer care.

 
 
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7 Colon Cancer Resources to Help Raise Awareness this March

March is Colon Cancer Awareness Month. This is an opportunity for people (healthcare providers, patients, survivors and caregivers) to help provide education and awareness about the disease.

World Cancer Day 2016

World Cancer Day 2016

This year’s theme, ‘We Can. I Can.’ is the beginning of the Union for International Cancer Control’s (UICC) three-year international campaign to highlight the collaborative efforts needed, from collectives and individuals, to alleviate the burden of cancer.

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We Can, I Can

The video embodies this year’s World Cancer Day theme by emphasizing how individual stories can come together to make a lasting difference. It demonstrates the interconnectedness between various perspectives along the cancer control continuum – for example, a researcher’s work supports a physician’s care, which in turns helps a patient.

 
 
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YourCancerStory

World Cancer Day also marks the launch of YourCancerStory, an online initiative by the Partnership to capture stories of Canadians who have been touched by cancer.

Cancer Care and First Nations: A National Picture

Cancer Care and First Nations: A National Picture

By understanding the unique health concerns and obstacles First Nations must overcome, we can work together to improve First Nations’ cancer patient experience.

Cancer Care and Inuit: A National Picture

Cancer Care and Inuit: A National Picture

By understanding the challenges that Inuit experience we can work together to improve the cancer patient experience.

 
 
Cancer Care and Métis: A National Picture

Cancer Care and Métis: A National Picture

By understanding the challenges that Métis experience, we can work together to improve the cancer patient experience.

Dr. Mike Evans

Let’s make our day harder

Dr. Mike Evans explains the benefits of making our days harder.

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It’s my life – stop cancer before it starts

This interactive prevention tool teaches you about the impact of cancer and how to reduce your risk.

 
 
 
 
 
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