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Almost half of colorectal cancers are found after they have already spread despite availability of screening programs, new report finds
"The Government of Canada is committed to working with partners, including the Canadian Cancer Society, to continue to promote screening programs and to ... with Canadians to change cancer forever. To ... read more
A New Study Reveals That Half of Canadians Will Be Diagnosed With Cancer in Their Lifetimes
A new report from the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) predicts that almost 50 percent of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer, and half of these ... while for women it is 45 percent. More than half o... read more
These two cancers aren’t detected early enough, and it’s costing Canadian lives
His cancer ... more often if they have a family history of colorectal cancer or other risk factors. WATCH: The Canadian Cancer Society says Canadians with colorectal cancer aren’t getting diagnosed ea... read more
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Of the $2.7B cancer charities spent in 2013, only 45 per cent went towards fighting ...
Last October, the Canadian Cancer Society and the Canadian Breast ... Why we need a new war on cancer: Over-treating and over-screening is doing patients more harm than good Cancer Nation: Where you l... read more
'It's been one hell of a month': Canadian sports anchor urges women to get regular cervical cancer screenings
Michaud writes that despite initially keeping the news private, she was compelled to share her experience in the hopes that more women will go ... likely to develop breast cancer’ According to the Can... read more
Cancer Death Rate Falls in Canada
Canada's cancer death rate is decreasing, according to data released on Wednesday by the Canadian Cancer Society ... to sell tobacco. The society also attributed declining cancer death rates to improv... read more
I Don’t Like E-Cigarettes
You may have read that the American Cancer Society, American Lung Society, and the Canadian ... “more of the same”, you should be welcoming e-cigarettes and encouraging their use with your friends who ... read more
What do the new breast cancer screening guidelines recommend about when to start yearly mammograms?
In October, the American Cancer Society ... in Europe and Canada. The most recently reported large scale observational trial in Canada, the Pan-Canadian Study, included more than 2.7 million women. It ... read more
Why are colon cancer rates in Gen Xers and millennials in Canada rising?
Turns out, identical patterns are occurring in Canada too, according to Dr. Leah Smith, an epidemiologist at the Canadian Cancer Society. “We’ve seen very ... but it’s one we think is important to lea... read more
MEDIA ALERT - Photo and Video Opportunity - HPV Prevention Week begins with reception in Ottawa
i Canadian Cancer Society, 2018. HPV and Cancer. Available online: https://www.cancer.ca/en/prevention-and-screening/reduce-cancer-risk/make-informed-decisions/get-vaccinated/hpv-and-cancer/?region=on ... read more
Can you smell cancer? Dogs may diagnose with up to 90% accuracy
The program’s entire goal is to have a functioning clinic using dogs as an early screening tool for patients at high risk for developing lung cancer (the leading cause of death from cancer, according ... read more