Come Learn More about Coaching at the Ottawa Public Library!

By Cancer Foundation on August 27 / 2019

[ Cancer Coaching, Uncategorized ]

Wondering if Cancer Coaching might be a good fit for you, or for someone you know? No matter how Cancer has touched somebody’s life, a Cancer…


More Than 15 Years of Shredding It!

By Cancer Foundation on August 1 / 2019

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Paper has given us a lot over the years – countless works of art, literary masterpieces, love letters, the news – and for the…


Save Serious Time this Summer with these Healthy Snack Ideas!

By Emily Fitzgerald, MScFN,RD on July 2 / 2019

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Post contributed by Emily Fitzgerald, MScFN, RD, from  The school year is coming to an end, and you know what that means…summer vacation! With…

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How Coaching Helped Ariane Support her Family…and Herself

By Cancer Foundation on June 26 / 2019

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

Ariane and her father at her graduation  When someone is diagnosed with cancer, it can affect each member of the family very differently.…

Beautiful woman looking outside

What to Know about Fertility and Cancer

By Mélina Ladouceur on May 28 / 2019

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A cancer diagnosis can bring up all kinds of emotions. It can rock someone’s world and have an intense impact their sense of safety and security. Once they’ve…

Selection of vegan plant protein sources - tofu, quinoa, spinach, broccoli, chia, nuts and seeds, wood background

A New Link Between Diet and Breast Cancer Treatment…What Does It Mean?

By Emily Fitzgerald, MScFN,RD on May 22 / 2019

[ Cancer, Nutrition, Research ]

Did you know that every hour somewhere in the world, a discovery is made that helps us learn more about cancer? Well, researchers recently…


A Decade of Hope: Reflecting on Ten Years of the Cancer Champions Breakfast

By Cancer Foundation on May 8 / 2019

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Ottawa is a very generous place. We’ve seen evidence of it again and again through storms and floods, and we have seen it for ten years now…


Ode to a Mother

By Cancer Foundation on May 2 / 2019

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Earlier this year, the daughter of a woman facing cancer penned a moving poem about her relationship with her mother, and the struggles they have…

Laboratory assistant putting test tubes into the holder, Close-up view focused on the tubes

New Clinical Trial First to Show Immunotherapy Efficacy in Colorectal Cancer

By Cancer Foundation on March 28 / 2019

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Canadian researchers recently studied the effects of immunotherapy on colorectal cancers that had become resistant to other standard treatments.…


Putting a Cap on Cancer

By Cancer Foundation on March 27 / 2019

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“I know I’ve taken very good care of myself throughout my entire life. I really believed my healthy habits would help me prevent things like…