Cancer Care
Jack Layton s Journey With Prostate Cancer

Jack Layton’s Journey With Prostate Cancer

Olivia Chow and Jack Layton were partners in life and politics. When he faced prostate cancer in 2010, she was by his side every step of the way.
Samuel L Jackson and Michael Douglas on Cancer Screening

Samuel L. Jackson and Michael Douglas on Cancer Screening

Samuel L. Jackson interviews Michael Douglas on his cancer story and why you should get screened now.
W Brett Wilson Shares His Journey

W. Brett Wilson Shares His Journey

Check out our exclusive interview with W. Brett Wilson about his journey while fighting prostate cancer for the second time.  
Maple Leafs Grow Their staches To Support Movember

Maple Leafs Grow Their ’staches To Support Movember

NHL players take a slap shot at prostate cancer — the most common cancer to affect Canadian men.
Prostate Cancer Care Should Always Include Choice

Prostate Cancer Care Should Always Include Choice

In the past 20 years, there has been an increase in options, early detection, and awareness for all aspects of the disease. 
The Non Invasive Outpatient Treatment For Localized Prostate Cancer

The Non-Invasive Outpatient Treatment For Localized Prostate Cancer

In January of 2006, High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU) became an approved but not insured procedure in Canada for the treatment of prostate cancer.
Ask The Doctors Treatment Options

Ask The Doctors: Treatment Options

Leading experts answer your questions about prostate cancer, treatment options and clinical outcomes.
Surviving The Impossible

Surviving The Impossible

Robert Leah’s life changed in 2003.  At the age of 88, he was diagnosed with metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer. He thought it was the end, but new scientific advancements have gifted him with more time.
Exciting Advancements In Prostate Cancer Treatments

Exciting Advancements In Prostate Cancer Treatments

For patients with Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) — and who are in a position where a number of treatments have been tried and have not been successful — the prognosis has, up until very recently, not been good.

Leaving With Love The Difference Palliative Care Makes

Social AwarenessActing may be his profession, but comedian Brad Garrett says his “calling” is bettering cancer and end-of-life care — issues that are close to his heart.

Leaving With Love The Difference Palliative Care Makes

Actress Emmanuelle Chriqui Is Committed To Educating Canadians About Colon Cancer

Social AwarenessCanadian actress, Emmanuelle Chriqui, sits down with Mediaplanet to share her experience having lost both parents to colon cancer.

Actress Emmanuelle Chriqui Is Committed To Educating Canadians About Colon Cancer

Nuclear Medicine And Cancer Care: What You Need To Know

Treatment OptionsDr. Christopher O’Brien explains why you should not be scared of nuclear medicine and how it makes a big difference in cancer care.

Nuclear Medicine And Cancer Care: What You Need To Know

A Survivor’s Story: One Woman’s Battle With Thyroid Cancer

Patient PerspectiveAt the age of 29, Melissa Salvatore,  thought she had it all. Grateful for a fulfilling job and a wonderful husband, she was looking forward to the future and had even planned to speak to her doctor about family planning.

A Survivor’s Story: One Woman’s Battle With Thyroid Cancer

Canadian Researchers Play A Leading Role In Shaping The Future Of Cancer Care

Research AdvancesCanada faces a 40 percent increase in cancer cases over the next 15 years,vdriven primarily by our aging demographics.

Canadian Researchers Play A Leading Role In Shaping The Future Of Cancer Care

Ottawa Mother’s Story Shows Breast Screening Saves Lives

Patient PerspectiveGeety MacLean’s first thought when she got the results of a breast biopsy was, “What will happen to my two kids if I die?” The Ottawa mother wondered if she had just been handed a death sentence.

Ottawa Mother’s Story Shows Breast Screening Saves Lives

The Real Conversation About Colon Cancer Is How Testing Is Your Best Bet At Prevention

Social AwarenessA recent study has shown that some surprising food favourites are carcinogenic.

The Real Conversation About Colon Cancer Is How Testing Is Your Best Bet At Prevention

Living With Confidence: Post Mastectomy Options That Women Should Know About

Social AwarenessFor most women, being diagnosed with breast cancer can trigger a complex spectrum of physical and emotional reactions.

Living With Confidence: Post Mastectomy Options That Women Should Know About

Genomic Testing Offering A New Tool In Prostate Cancer Treatment Decisions

Research AdvancesIn treating prostate cancer, information is king.

Genomic Testing Offering A New Tool In Prostate Cancer Treatment Decisions