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October 10, 2014 / CCSN News

Canadian Cancer Survivor Network online resource recognizes unique experiences of metastatic breast cancer patients

Ottawa, ON – October 10, 2014 – In recognition of Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day on October 13, 2014, the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN) is proud to announce the...
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September 30, 2014 / CCSN News

Canadian Cancer Survivor Network launches A Family Affair: Prostate Cancer Family and Caregiver Portal

Online resource recognizes unique family and caregiver experience of prostate cancer Toronto, ON – September 30, 2014 – For those dealing with prostate cancer, the journey from diagnosis to treatment...
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September 12, 2014 / CCSN News

New Canadian Cancer Survivor Network Chair wants patients to have more say

September 12, 2014, Ottawa, Ontario - Former breast cancer patient Elaine Dean was elected Chair of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network (CCSN) at their recent...
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September 2, 2014 / CCSN News

Be aware that cancer side effects can last a lifetime

(NC) After six months of hormone therapy, and 38 doses of radiation, Jim Dorsey thought he'd finished with the treatment for his prostate cancer. Nearly 15 years later, he's a...
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September 2, 2014 / CCSN News

Better support system needed for cancer survivors

(NC) Canadian cancer patients are living longer than ever, with many patients now experiencing cancer as a chronic condition instead of an incurable disease. Did you know that 63 per...
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July 9, 2014 / CCSN News

Bone Health in Cancer presentation – now available on slideshare!

Bone health in cancer is a very important issue - how much do you know? If you want to learn more, take a look at this presentation from Dr. Sandy...
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July 4, 2014 / CCSN News

Free postcards from CCSN now available to order!

Our bone health in cancer postcards are now available to order! They feature the text and artwork shown below. If you would like us to send you a package of...
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June 24, 2014 / CCSN News

Cancer becoming a chronic condition for Canadian patients

Yet Canadians in the dark about cancer survival rates OTTAWA (June 24, 2014) – Cancer isn’t always a matter of life and death anymore – today, an increasing number of...
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May 28, 2014 / CCSN News

Jackie Manthorne’s May 2nd presentation at CAPO 2014: Issues Impacting Cancer Survivors

Jackie Manthorne, President & CEO of CCSN, attended and presented at the 2014 conference of the Canadian Association of Psychosocial Oncology in Winnipeg, April 30-May 2. The 2014 conference brought...
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