Rates of colon cancer have doubled among young people, and doctors still don’t know why – National

While rates of colorectal cancer are down in adults over 55, a recent study found that more young people are now being diagnosed with

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Calgary-made blood test aims to improve breast cancer detection

University of Calgary scientists have developed a test they believe could improve breast cancer detection with just a teaspoon of blood, and they’re now testing

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Parents of 2-year-old diagnosed with rare ovarian cancer focus on raising awareness – National

For weeks, this two-year-old was fighting for her life. McKenna Shea Xydias, or “Kenni,” was diagnosed with a rare ovarian yolk sac tumour in

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WWE star Roman Reigns announces his cancer is in remission – National

WWE star Roman Reigns says his leukemia is in remission and he’ll be returning to the ring. Reigns, whose real name is Leati Joseph

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After breast cancer and failed reconstruction, this mom found beauty by going flat

This documentary was produced by Alexandra Zabjek as part of CBC’s The Doc Project. Zabjek is a journalist based out of Edmonton and is a

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Calgary triplets with rare form of cancer give back as 2019 Kimmett Cup ambassadors

Luke, Mason and Thomas Low are triplets who have all battled the same form of vision cancer — and lost an eye to the rare disease. 

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Change in gov’t could cause staffing problems at Calgary’s new cancer centre, Notley says

Construction is moving ahead at a steady pace on Calgary’s new cancer centre, but Premier Rachel Notley is warning that a change in government

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A study tracked cancer patients using crowdfunding to pay for homeopathy. The results are troubling

It’s not hard to imagine the impulse of newly diagnosed cancer patients to want to use every means available for their treatment or to

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B.C. charities still accepting hair donations for wigs despite cancer society’s policy change

Although the Canadian Cancer Society is ending its hair donation program on Dec. 31, local charities in B.C. say they are still accepting hair donations. The

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Home invasion of terminally-ill Sicamous cancer patient

A terminally-ill Sicamous woman has been rushed to hospital after being brutally assaulted in a violent home invasion. As Jules Knox reports, police have

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