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A new dimension in cancer hope, healing and wellness
A new dimension in cancer hope, healing and wellness

The personalized Cancer Exercise program at Wellspring improves physical functioning, fatigue management and overall quality of life for people living with cancer. Nothing can ever prepare one for a diagnosis of cancer. The emotional, psychological and physical impact is often ...


One mother’s story and why you should get swabbed with OneMatch
One mother’s story and why you should get swabbed
with OneMatch

*A parent’s love for their child holds no condition or boundary, only limitless attention to their well-being and good health. This is especially true when they are young and facing insurmountable odds to survive a life-threatening disease or cancer. Blood cancers, ...

Posted: December 3, 2012|Featured, Oncology, Pediatrics|1 comment

Learning from our patients, providing care in the community
Learning from our patients, providing care in
the community

Joan reached out her hand to me today, “Thank you Dr. Trinkaus, for all you’ve done.” It’s a bitter sweet accolade for the many discussions we’ve had about her terminal illness, for the trials of chemotherapy that prolonged her life by ...

Posted: June 20, 2012|Featured, Oncology|1 comment

Discovery of genetic pathway impacting the spread of cancer cells
Discovery of genetic pathway impacting the spread of
cancer cells

One of the greatest dangers with any type of cancer is its capacity to spread. Through the emerging fields of DNA methylation and epigenetics, scientists at Lawson Health Research Institute are exploring new areas of genetics that could stop the ...


New diagnostic assessment program launched in London and Owen Sound
New diagnostic assessment program launched in London and
Owen Sound

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”  This quote, penned by the late John Lennon, resonates with Carole Hanks.  Carole understands how easy it can be to get caught up in daily activities and dismiss ...

Posted: October 28, 2011|Diagnostic, Oncology, Patient Care|0 comments

Interprofessional education and  orientation in oncology clinic
Interprofessional education and orientation in
oncology clinic

Despite the advances occurring in medicine, being told that you have cancer would be devastating to anyone. One of the most important things that must be done is to ensure that cancer patients are well supported and that they receive ...

Posted: June 1, 2011|Oncology, Patient Care|0 comments

Humber River’s Supportive Care Clinicis focused on life
Humber River’s Supportive Care Clinicis focused on life

When Brian Sweet speaks about his battle with cancer, you quickly understand how much the love and support of his wife Annette has meant to him. It’s clear that their bond has made a difference as Brian has faced chemotherapy ...

Posted: April 1, 2011|Oncology, Patient Care|0 comments

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