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As a 28-year ovarian cancer survivor, I guess September is my month, and as such, I wanted to share my view on what has become known to many as "the disease that whispers."
Sept. 5, 2017 | by Sherry AbbottRead more
There are days I feel guilty. Like, really guilty. I feel as though now that my cancer journey should be behind me and I should be happy and moving forward, I can’t just yet. There is still a lot of healing to do – mentally AND emotionally.
Aug. 21, 2017 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
Karen Zeppa Coyne was a champion for living a fulfilling life with cancer.
Aug. 9, 2017 | by Facing Cancer TogetherRead more
On behalf of women and their families impacted by cancer and its treatment, dear friend Catherine, you will live on in our hearts forever.
Aug. 2, 2017 | by Facing Cancer TogetherRead more
Kelley Adamson, a nurse in Surrey, B.C., thought she was able to empathize with her cancer patients – until she was diagnosed with the disease herself.
July 17, 2017 | by Larissa CahuteRead more
My school rallied together and made a banner wishing me all the best and fast healing. People whom I hadn’t even really built a friendship with stepped forward to wish me well. It was overwhelmingly heartwarming to say the least...until it all stopped.
June 29, 2017 | by Adriana LombardoRead more
Brampton’s Lollita Rahaman, clinical nurse educator at William Osler Health System, can easily recall one of the most difficult moments from her nearly 20-year career of working the oncology floor. "I remember one patient in particular, who didn't have a good prognosis," Lollita said.
April 3, 2017 | by Larissa CahuteRead more