What Are We Up To?

October 29, 2012

Benign, malignant, metastasis, carcinoma… receiving a cancer diagnosis can feel like waking up in a foreign country. Like a place where you don’t know the language and customs, and you have no maps...

October 22, 2012

Alice Lukings thanks her lucky stars every day.  When her family doctor retired from practice, Alice was left without a physician.  Alice did not feel comfortable going to an unfamiliar...

October 22, 2012

A new surgical option to remove cancer from the liver has been performed for the first time in Canada at London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC). On April 23 Dr. Roberto Hernandez-Alejandro, surgeon,...

October 15, 2012

Breast cancer screening is the regular examination of a woman's breasts to find breast cancer early. A breast X-ray (mammogram) is the best screening tool. Breast cancer screening saves lives....

October 2, 2012

On June 6, Brenda Stover was running errands in Tillsonburg, Ontario and noticed a big, pink bus parked in the CIBC parking lot. The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation Pink Bus Tour began early this...

October 1, 2012

Last January, Gary Weber celebrated five years as a cancer survivor. He had beaten lung cancer. Life was good. Three weeks later, Gary was shocked to discover he had cancer again. This time, it was...


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Sara Wilson
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South West Regional Cancer Program
519-685-8500 ext. 71826