Monthly Archives: September 2005

When Kevin Heins and his father picked up their new truck they had a life changing conversation. After nearly being sideswiped by another vehicle,...

Isolation and lack of support are common challenges for many patients with colorectal cancer. But a new website aims to help patients overcome these...

Freedom came for 38-year-old Rizwana Ramzanali's on August 11, 2004. "When I woke up from my kidney-pancreas transplant surgery, I felt an immediate change...

Patients of the Cancer Centre of Southeastern Ontario at Kingston General Hospital have welcomed a new addition to the waiting room areas - a...

A new era of patient care was unveiled with the recent opening of the Carlo Fidani Peel Regional Cancer Centre and The Ambulatory Care...

Women undergoing breast cancer surgery may soon have the option of a more precise method of locating tumours. Radioactive seed localization allows the surgeon...

In Fall 2004, Paul Nauman started feeling like he had heartburn after eating. Gradually, Paul felt more and more uncomfortable eating and swallowing. A...

A senior scientist at Sunnybrook & Women's is one of four principal investigators in a multidisciplinary program that has received $3.36 million to study...

As cancer survival rates continue to improve in Canada thanks to life-saving interventions such as surgery and chemotherapy, rehabilitation is helping to rebuild the...