What Are We Up To?

A photo of Joanne and her husband Dennis
September 6, 2016

When she noticed a loss of appetite, dramatic weight loss, and more frequent trips to the washroom; Joanne Photiades knew something was wrong. As many of us do, she took to the internet to research...

Best in Breast Care Conference Logo
August 22, 2016

Empowering both doctors and patients is the driving force behind the first annual Best in Breast Care Conference – a new educational event for Southwestern Ontario focusing on the latest developments...

Dr. Alison Allan (left) and her student, Jenna Kitz (right).
August 15, 2016

A new study at Lawson Health Research Institute aims to better understand and identify the spread of prostate cancer. In 2015, an estimated 4,100 Canadian men died from prostate cancer. Prostate...

August 8, 2016

Between 3,540 and 6,510 new cancer cases in Ontario each year result from environmental factors, says a new report from Cancer Care Ontario and Public Health Ontario (PHO). The report, Environmental...

photo of "How to Manage your Fatigue" guide
July 11, 2016

A full series of 10 How to Manage your Cancer Symptoms - Guides for Patients are now available for cancer patients and their families across Ontario. These easy to read guides provide evidence-...

Two lawn chairs with Canadian Flags on them
July 4, 2016

Timbits. Toques. Poutine. Beavertails. If you know what these words refer to, chances are you are Canadian. We’re weird, wacky and PROUD of it! It’s not just coincidence that we are fondly referred...

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