Screening is the best defence against colorectal cancer

Mark Wilson didn't have to have a medical degree to know that something was horribly wrong with him. The blood in his stool said it...

The Credit Valley Hospital recognizes paediatric oncology clinic partners

At a brief ceremony on November 8th 21011, the partners in the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario (POGO) Satellite Clinic at The Credit Valley...

A Canadian first: New chemotherapy robot in Barrie

Cancer patients throughout Simcoe Muskoka will soon benefit from increased patient safety and quality as Royal Victoria Hospital (RVH) in Barrie brings state-of-the-art robotic...

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. ...

Flash mob “celebrates” local cancer services for children at Grand River Hospital and provincial...

Grand River Hospital and the community have marked Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by “celebrating” local services that help kids live their everyday lives while...

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. ...

New imaging technique helps detect brain tumours earlier

Brain tumours are often very difficult for doctors to find. Current imaging techniques that find other types of cancer without difficulty still often can’t...

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...

Video gaming system being used to see patient imaging during surgery

A team of engineers, University of Toronto residents and Sunnybrook cancer surgeons are doing much more than playing games with their #Xbox Kinect™, they...

Innovative treatment options for women with locally advanced breast cancer and more...

Wendy Wilson, 56, had begun to make healthier lifestyle choices but in May 2010 she was told the lump in her right breast wasn’t...

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