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Transforming the Way Doctors Treat Brain Cancer, Right Here in Ottawa

By Cancer Foundation on June 15 / 2020

[ Research, Uncategorized ]

A world-leading surgical technique is being used more and more often in Ottawa, thanks to consistent support from local donors.  Thanks to…

Learning To Strive And Thrive In A New Reality

By Cancer Foundation on May 27 / 2020

[ Cancer Coaching, Families, Uncategorized ]

“To have Cancer Coaching available in my own backyard is invaluable. It’s helped round out my healthcare team. I’ll be forever grateful to the donors…

From a Cancer Coach: 10 Things You Might Not Know about Cancer Coaching

By Mélina Ladouceur on May 19 / 2020

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Families, Uncategorized ]

It’s hard to believe that it’s been over eight years since Cancer Coaching was first launched here in Ottawa! As one of the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s…

Cancer Foundation President & CEO Retiring After 15 Years of Service

By Cancer Foundation on May 7 / 2020

[ News ]

With much gratitude for her fifteen years of service, the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation’s Board of Directors today announces Linda Eagen’s retirement…

Helping Kids Cope: The Worry Box

By Bonney Elliott on May 6 / 2020

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, Families ]

If your kids seem to be more worried than usual right now, they are definitely not alone. Even at the best of times, children can have many…

Cancer and COVID-19: What can I do to help myself and others?

By Bonney Elliott on March 16 / 2020

[ Cancer, Cancer Coaching, Caregivers, News ]

With everything going on right now, we at the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation are especially concerned about the impact of COVID-19 on people…

Meet Your Marketplace Vendors!

By Cancer Foundation on February 21 / 2020

[ Events, Uncategorized ]

One of the truly unique things about Crush It for Cancer, presented by Beyond Yoga, is the featured Vendor Marketplace. This is where our participants…

No Fundraising Experience, No Problem!

By Cancer Foundation on February 6 / 2020

[ Uncategorized ]

Lorraine Prezeau works with fundraisers every day. But that doesn’t mean learning to raise money for charity was automatically an easy thing for…

New Study Warns Against Supplement Use During Breast Cancer Treatment

By Cancer Foundation on February 4 / 2020

[ Uncategorized ]

Antioxidants – vitamins, minerals, or phytochemicals known for their ability to protect cells from damage – have long been studied…

PARP Inhibitors are Giving Local Ovarian Cancer Patients Hope

By Cancer Foundation on February 4 / 2020

[ Uncategorized ]

For many years, gynecologic cancers like ovarian cancer have presented many challenges to the researchers, clinicians, and oncologists attempting…