Monday, October 19, 2020

Lung Cancer Awareness Month

Lung cancer is considered the leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. Last year, an estimated 28,600 Canadians were diagnosed with lung cancer – with...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There are as many as 200,000 new cases of breast cancer diagnosed every year, and the disease...

World Blood Cancer Day

In Canada, there are thousands of people that are either living with or in remission from blood cancer. There are as many as 137...

Summer Sunshine and Skin Cancer

In any given year, an estimated 80,000 cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in Canada. Last year, an estimated 7,200 Canadians (4,000 men and...

April is Daffodil Month

On average, an estimated 565 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer each day. That’s over 16,000 Canadians each month, and an estimated 192,000 each...

Could Coffee Cause Cancer?

A Los Angeles judge recently ruled that all coffee sold in the state of California should come with a cancer warning label; this after...

What is Lung Cancer?

An estimated 206,000 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in Canada last year, with lung cancer being atop the list alongside breast, colorectal and...

Pancreatic Cancer

As many as 5,000 Canadians (and 50,000 Americans) are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer each year. Pancreatic cancer is considered to be one of the most...