What Are We Up To?

December 11, 2013

An innovative program at Toronto’s Princess Margaret Cancer Centre at the University Health Network (UHN), is supporting cancer patients by providing the skills and information they need to manage...

December 5, 2013

The imagery and messages are powerful, and even more compelling when you know the artists. They are cancer survivors, and they are reaching out through art to those just starting out on the cancer...

November 28, 2013

Western University cancer researcher Shun-Cheng (Shawn) Li, PhD, has been awarded a China-Canada Joint Health Research Initiative grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). ...

November 25, 2013

Statistics Canada reports that in 2012, about 8.1 million individuals provided care to a family member or friend with a long-term health condition, disability or aging needs. Caring for a loved one...

November 20, 2013

St. Joseph's Hospital in London shortens hospital stay for prostate cancer surgery patients. Twenty years ago patients needing prostate cancer surgery faced a two-week stay in hospital. Today...

November 13, 2013

It is estimated that in Ontario 10-12 per cent of the population may be considered at increased risk for colorectal cancer. Increased risk includes individuals who have a family history of one...


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Sara Wilson
Publicity and Promotions Specialist
South West Regional Cancer Program
519-685-8500 ext. 71826