Posts Tagged ‘Cancer’
It’s the shape of cancer care in the future, smaller, satellite clinics in local hospitals. Today, the Woodstock Hospital, showcased its new Chemotherapy Clinic.
We know the benefits of Aspirin as a pain reliever and as a blood thinner helping to reduce the risk of heart attack and stroke. But three new studies in the journal Lancet find that ASA could also be a tool in preventing cancer.
They are partners with a passion for a cure. The Canadian Cancer Society has joined forces with the London Regional Cancer Society and the London Health Sciences Centre Foundation. Catherine Zeisner is a thyroid cancer survivor who took part in the survivor victory lap in the 2011 Relay For Life. She was on hand as they announced the new partnership which should bring more teams and more funds to the Relay For Life. The 12-hour overnight circuit around TD Waterhouse Stadium will start on June 15th this year. With corporate sponsors covering expenses organizers say all money raised will go directly to cancer treatment care and research.
There are few things in life more traumatizing than seeing a child in pain, or sick with illness. But at Windsor Regional Hospital kids are fighting back with karate. Michelle Maluske explains.