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New Cancer Statistics Released by the Canadian Cancer Society

By Cancer Foundation on September 5 / 2019

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This Wednesday, the Canadian Cancer Society released an updated report of cancer statistics in Canada. With a new edition released every two years,…

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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…

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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…

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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 www.groundedlife.ca.  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.…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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.…

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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…