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In Memory of Rabbi Bulka

By Cancer Foundation on June 27 / 2021

[ News ]

    For decades, Rabbi Reuven Bulka’s gentle presence has been at the heart of our work. Having lost his first wife…

Are You Interested in Taking Part in an Exercise Research Study?

By Cancer Foundation on April 7 / 2021

[ Uncategorized ]

In addition to providing funding for local research, clinical trials, and Cancer Coaching, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation also supports…

Peter Charbonneau: Proud Cancer Champion

By Cancer Foundation on March 31 / 2021

[ History, News ]

One can do many things to become a Cancer Champion, but it is rare for someone to do almost all of them. Yet Peter Charbonneau is exactly…

New Workshops: Naturopathic Medicine in Integrative Cancer Care

By Cancer Foundation on March 29 / 2021

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Are you curious about Naturopathic medicine and how it can be used in cancer care? Join us in April or May for a virtual workshop with Jennifer…

A Salute to Our Volunteers: The Value of One, The Power of Many

By Cancer Foundation on March 29 / 2021

[ Cancer, Uncategorized ]

Claudia Guidolin and Alain Lamoureux are two of the volunteers we are recognizing this year for National Volunteer Week. Every April during National…

There’s Still Time to Take Part in Pizza with a Purpose!

By Cancer Foundation on March 2 / 2021

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One month into Pizza with a Purpose, our two dueling pizzas are going strong…but there’s a lot more to this friendly pizza face-off than first meets…

One Year On, We’re Grateful to Anna Czajezncky

By Cancer Foundation on March 1 / 2021

[ Uncategorized ]

At this time last year, our staff were putting the final touches on an event to honour Simon and Anna Czajezncky for their generous support…

Coping with Cancer-Related Fatigue

By Cancer Foundation on February 18 / 2021

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Nutrition ]

Cancer-related fatigue is one of the most common side-effects of cancer and its treatment. Many patients describe it as a “whole body experience”…

The Flow Cytometer: One Step Closer to Unlocking the Mysteries of Cancer

By Cancer Foundation on February 10 / 2021

[ Cancer, Clinical Trials, News, Research ]

As researchers around the world race to discover new approaches to treating cancer, many believe the answer lies in tailoring treatment specifically…

Coping with Loneliness and Isolation As the COVID-19 Pandemic Continues

By Cancer Foundation on January 14 / 2021

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Uncategorized ]

Here in Canada, it’s estimated that at least one in five people regularly experience some degree of loneliness or social isolation…and this number has…