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Jackie Manthorne was interviewed for CTV News Atlantic on August 7, 2022
August 12, 2022 / CCSN News, News

Jackie Manthorne Atlantic CTV News Interview

Jackie Manthorne, president & CEO of the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN), was interviewed on August 7, 2022 by Atlantic CTV News anchor Bruce Frisko about the results of the...
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August 9, 2022 / News

Earlier Routine Mammograms Impact Health Outcomes In Women Aged 40 to 59

Study shows annual screening before age 50 leads to lower proportions of advanced breast cancer. Researchers from the University of Ottawa and The Ottawa Hospital show earlier routine mammograms impact...
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August 8, 2022 / CCSN News

The International Liver Cancer Movement has a new website!

We are pleased to announce the launch of a new website for the International Liver Cancer Movement ! The International Liver Cancer Movement (ILCM) is the first ever global movement...
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July 25, 2022 / News

For Cancer Patients, the Pandemic is Not Over

COVID-19 concerns persist as Canadian society re-opens OTTAWA, ON, July 25, 2022 /CNW/ - A recent Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN) survey shows Canadian cancer patients and caregivers remain fearful...
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June 23, 2022

Did your MPP answer CCSN’s questions during the Ontario election campaign?

  Did your MPP answer CCSN's questions during the Ontario election campaign? Click here to see the CCSN Election Campaign answers
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June 14, 2022

Cancer Can’t Wait! Report on CCSN’s Three Surveys on COVID-19 and Cancer

CCSN has released a report that gathers together the results of three surveys to paint a picture of the experience of cancer patients and caregivers during the pandemic.
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Five-year net survival rates by cancer type. All cancers: 64%; prostate: 91%; breast (female): 89%; colorectal: 67%; lung: 22%; pancreatic: 10%.
June 9, 2022

National Cancer Survivors Day

On Sunday, June 5, Canada celebrated National Cancer Survivors Day. This day, which takes place each year on the first Sunday in June, honours everyone who is living with a...
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The Ottawa General Hospital
April 11, 2022

Cancer Can’t Wait: New Estimates of the Impact of the Pandemic on Cancer Care 

Two new papers estimate the impact of the pandemic on cancer care on a large scale.
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Holding hands; caring
April 10, 2022

Recognizing Essential Caregivers During the Pandemic

On April 5th, Canada observed National Caregiver Day – a day dedicated to recognizing the essential labour that caregivers do and the contributions they make to the health and quality of life of so many Canadians.
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Two people standing on the lawn of the Ontario legislature; one holds a sign saying “Deductibles are often about 20% of the cost of the drug #BitterestPill”, and the other holds a sign saying “Why? Delays, dollars, distress for cancer drugs in Ontario? #BitterestPill”.
April 9, 2022

The Bitterest Pill: Equal Access to Take-Home Cancer Drugs in Ontario

On April 4th, the CanCertainty Coalition gathered to call for equitable access to take-home cancer drugs in Ontario.
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