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Family Snow Day Snowshoeing Event Fun Way to Help Canadian Cancer Society

Samaritan Mag - ‎13 hours ago‎
Come Feb. 15, there'll be a whole bunch of families rediscovering a mode of winter transportation that's been around for thousands of years - snowshoeing.
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Canadian Cancer Society pushes palliative care as Sask. election issue - ‎Feb 4, 2016‎
Most critically ill Canadians are not receiving adequate end-of-life care, according to a recent report by the Canadian Cancer Society, and the Saskatchewan chapter of the organization is launching a campaign asking that more be done help people dying ...

Canadian Cancer Society's “Dry Feb” Challenge Begins Monday

Am980 London News - ‎Feb 1, 2016‎
“In terms of cancer risk at the Canadian Cancer Society, we recommend that women have less than one alcoholic drink a day and men have less than two, and these are standard drink sizes,” said Flynn.

Canadian Cancer Society robbed in Mission, BC - ‎Jan 31, 2016‎
The Canadian Cancer Society in Mission, B.C. has received thousands of dollars in donations after becoming the latest victim in a rash of burglaries at several non-profits over the last few months.
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Canadian Cancer Society holds fundraiser at Kamview Nordic TrailsSKIING - ‎Jan 30, 2016‎
“I think it's great. We had a friend that as part of the Canadian Cancer Society was introduced to a pill that was developed through the Canadian Cancer Society and the fundraising efforts that have been made,” said Cameron, enjoying an unseasonably ...
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The tobacco endgame: Radical proposals part of strategy to win faltering war on smoking

National Post - ‎2 hours ago‎
Academic researchers, experts from health charities like the Canadian Cancer Society and anti-smoking activists - essentially, the brain trust behind most of the current tobacco-reduction measures - will meet Sept.

Thamesview Family Health Team opening doors to public

Chatham Daily News - ‎12 hours ago‎
She noted the TFHT also works with the Canadian Cancer Society to offer a peer support group, facilitated by a cancer survivor, that runs once a month and is open to the public.

Face Off Against Cancer back for third season

The Guardian Charlottetown - ‎13 hours ago‎
Canadian Cancer Society - P.E.I. division board chairman Ken Hubley said the money raised goes to research, supports P.E.I.

Dr. Sport: Mounties always get their (Chap)man — with Canucks help

Vancouver Sun - ‎1 hour ago‎
Sgt. Major Buis is a longtime supporter of the Canadian Cancer Society's Cops for Cancer Tour de Coast bike ride and heard about Nathan's plight through friend Cam MacKay, a senior boys basketball coach at Caledonia High.

Grapes of Wrath back in the County

Quinte News - ‎8 hours ago‎
Prince Edward County's “extreme romp and stomp” course, is back again this year, in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. The Grapes of Wrath event is returning and for the first time in its three-year history, is expanding the age limit to allow ...
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Teens killed on bobsled track enjoyed school, church, outdoors

Toronto Star - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
They participated in Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life fundraiser and worked each year preparing Christmas parcels for Samaritan's Purse international relief organization.
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Woodstock prepares for 2016 Relay for Life event, with goal of raising $165000 for the Canadian Cancer Society

Woodstock Sentinel Review - ‎Feb 8, 2016‎
Mark Schadenberg, Sandy Smith and Deb Moss, members of the Relay for Life organizing committee, are busy preparing for the Relay Rally on Feb. 24 and the Woodstock Relay for Life on June 10.
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Peninsula cancer relay to be replaced with new event

Peace Arch News - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
A popular fundraiser for the Canadian Cancer Society will not return to the Semiahmoo Peninsula this spring, according to a local organizer.

Critical-illness insurance can make sense – just think small

The Globe and Mail - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
According to another insurer, two out of five people are expected to develop cancer and 63 per cent will have a survival rate from diagnosis of five years or more.
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Petes fans help fight cancer

Peterborough Examiner - ‎Feb 7, 2016‎
When Tracy Cottam needed rides to Toronto for cancer treatment, she turned to the Canadian Cancer Society of Peterborough. Now that she's cancer free, she's turned to them again - to give back.

Editorial: Stop taxing the sick

Calgary Herald - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
“Of course a diagnosis of cancer is quite overwhelming, and along with those daily trips to the hospital, in some cases, it starts to add up,” the Canadian Cancer Society's Anne Walker says of the fees. “Nine out of 10 families touched by cancer report ...

Social media that improves lives: Putting research into the hands of parents - ‎16 hours ago‎
Through a partnership grant from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, Chambers would get her evidence-based research in the hands of parents by having Ehm's team of content creators translate the information into interesting snippets - branded ...

Smokers' Helpline sees surge in calls after toll-free number included on cigarette packaging (press release) (registration) (blog) - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2016 /CNW/ - A study supported by the Canadian Cancer Society has found a major jump in calls to a Smokers' Helpline after its telephone number was included on all packaging for cigarettes, as a result of a federal regulation from ...

Goodenough, Sylvia Marjorie, (Feb. 10, 2016)

Lambton Shield - ‎7 hours ago‎
... February 15, 2016, at 1:00 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, with visitation being held one hour prior. Cremation will follow.

Eastview hosts inaugural Pink Puck Cup in Barrie to raise money for cancer

The Barrie Examiner - ‎Feb 9, 2016‎
On Tuesday, Eastview hosted the inaugural Pink Puck Cup, a six-team girls hockey tournament in which the proceeds went to the Canadian Cancer Society. "Our regular-season schedule ends at the end of the first semester and then we jump right into ...