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April 19, 2013

In what is being hailed as a key stepping stone in the provision of cancer treatment at a time when patients are feeling “most vulnerable,” residents of St. Thomas and Elgin will now benefit from...

April 19, 2013

For women diagnosed with a form of breast cancer known as estrogen receptor positive (ER+) breast cancer, tamoxifen is an essential drug used in the treatment and prevention of recurring breast...

April 15, 2013

Fatigue is a common symptom experienced by many people with cancer. In fact, research shows that 90% of cancer patients experience fatigue. Cancer-related fatigue is different than other types of...

April 3, 2013

London Health Sciences Centre oncology nurses were honoured to be recognized for excellence in cancer care on Oncology Nursing Day by de Souza Institute, an innovative centre of cancer care learning...

March 20, 2013

A multi-disciplinary team of researchers led by scientists in London and Toronto is developing a simple tool that could one day make it easier to choose the best available cancer treatments for...

March 18, 2013

When Maureen Anderson learned that her mother, Margaret, was diagnosed with a terminal illness, she went from being a daughter to a 24 hour/7 day a week caregiver. Both of their lives immediately...

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