Will Quebec Finally See the Truth About Asbestos?

  The following post first appeared on the Canadian Meso blog, which is a part of the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network‘s recent project committed to providing survivors, patients, families, and the wider public with information and news about asbestos and mesothelioma.  In April 2013, CBC News published an article about the possible end of Quebec’s asbestos promotion policy. After 11 years of encouraging local construction companies

CCSN’s fourth advocacy webinar was on Wednesday, June 12!

Webinar: How To Use Social Media To Influence Decision-Makers The Canadian Cancer Survivor Network is offering a series of eight advocacy webinars designed to give you information to help you become an effective advocate. These webinars are supported by Novartis Canada, and each focuses on a different aspect of the advocacy process. Our most recent webinar was entitled How to use social media to influence decision-makers. The

Prostate and Breast Cancer Survivors Unite Over Shared Health Concern

June 2, 2013 – Today, prostate and breast cancer survivors from across the country are marking National Cancer Survivors Day by shining a light on the importance of bone health in advanced cancer, and encouraging other survivors to talk to their physicians about protecting their bones. “It’s not often that breast and prostate survivors come together, but when they do, you can bet there’s an