The Canadian Meso Blog Unveiled!

The Canadian Meso blog and social media sites are officially up and running! This Canadian Cancer Survivor Network project has a goal of raising awareness about asbestos and asbestos-related diseases like asbestosis, mesothelioma, and lung cancer in Canada while supporting efforts to ban asbestos trade and use around the world. Learn more and join the discussion with us. The Canadian Meso blog can be found

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Declares June 3, 2013 National Cancer Survivors Day

In a moving ceremony in his chambers at City Hall, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson declared June 3, 2013 as National Cancer Survivor Day. With him were representatives of two cancer organizations – Elaine Dean, a member of the Canadian Cancer Survivor Network’s Board of Directors and Jackie Manthorne, President and CEO of the Network, and Chuck Graham, a member of the steering committee of Prostate

?Canadian Cancer Survivor Network celebrates National Cancer Survivors Day on June 2, 2013

On Sunday, June 2, 2013 CCSN celebrated National Cancer Survivor Day in three cities across Canada when prostate and breast cancer survivors came together in Toronto, Calgary and Vancouver to shine a light on the importance of bone health in advanced cancer, and to encourage other survivors to talk to their physicians about protecting their bones.  "It's not often that breast and prostate survivors come