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Thank You Peter Platt: Peter's PTS Journey

This is a picture of the four directors of Badge of Life Canada and some of our Badge of Life Canada family members.  We want to thank Peter Platt, our founder for creating Badge of Life Canada and bringing us together.   1,634 more words

PTSD

Hospitals: Are They Still Places For the Sick to Get Well?

I suppose I’m incredibly lucky, having never been admitted to a hospital as an overnight patient until a few years ago. Inevitably like many cancer survivors I’ve undergone an unhappy transformation, I’ve been transformed from a hospital newbie into an experienced pro. 821 more words

Cancer Psychological Impact

Kainaat Arora Celebrates Rakhi - Rakshabandhan Celebration

Grand Masti actress Kainaat Arora celebrates Rakshabandhan with cancer patients. She visits the Cancer Patients Aid Association and celebrates Rakshabandhan with them. Watch this video as Kainaat shares her thoughts on celebrating Rakhi with these cancer patients. 33 more words

Rakshabandhan

Making A Difference:Reuben Griffiths Bekoe and Walk 4 Charity

When your birthday rolls around what do you usually do on that day? Do you sit and meditate and reflect on the past year? Do you spend the day with friends? 361 more words

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Suncare advice for cancer patients

Patients who have received treatment for cancer can often have long-term sensitivity to sun. Macmillan Cancer Support have published useful advice concerning Taking Care in the Sun… 7 more words

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Accreditation with commendation for the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency

The Saskatchewan Cancer Agency has received accreditation with commendation from Accreditation Canada, the second highest standing a health organization can receive.

“This is a significant achievement for the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency, which puts patients first by providing high quality care and treatment for cancer patients here in Saskatchewan,” said Dustin Duncan, the province’s health minister. 136 more words

Health

Survivor Spotlight: The (Nickolas) Main Event

On July 1, I got to be part one of the best days each year at Cancer for College: the day we contact applicants and inform them that they are won a Cancer for College scholarship. 1,262 more words

Cancer Survivors