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PCC Spotlight
Plaid for Dad becoming a Canadian Father's Day tradition

July 8, 2016 – TORONTO, ON – In only its second year, Prostate Cancer Canada’s (PCC) Plaid For Dad campaign further solidified itself as the way Canadians are choosing to give back each Father’s Day weekend.

A Walk to Remember

CALGARY, ALBERTA – June 20th, 2016 – Friends, families and survivors from across the country joined Prostate Cancer Canada this Father’s Day, unified by one goal – to raise funds and awareness for prostate cancer.

#PlaidForDad Sweeps the Nation

JUNE 17TH, 2016 – TORONTO, ON – After a successful inaugural year that yielded over 200 Canadian workplaces and evolved into a wide scale social media movement, #PlaidforDad has returned in a big way to raise research funds and awareness for the most common cancer in men.

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James Patterson: Prostate Testing Probably Saved my Life
August 8, 2016

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Prostate Cancer Isn’t Colorblind
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Genetic testing could help men with advanced prostate cancer
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Breaking Down Cancer Resistance
July 5, 2016

Mayors want prostate cancer test free in B.C.
June 26, 2016

Exotic Cars raise funds for Prostate Cancer Canada research
June 22, 2016

Torontonians participate in Do it for Dads Walk-Run
June 19, 2016

'Plaid for Dad' raises funds for prostate cancer research ahead of Father's Day
June 17, 2016

Rocco Rossi discusses 'Plaid for Dad' day on June 17
June 17, 2016

Hey Man, Got Plaid? Help OTA Become Top Organization to Fight Prostate Cancer
June 16, 2016

Plaid for Dad campaign readies for second year
June 14, 2016

Actor Eric McCormack asks Canadians to wear plaid for dad
June 13, 2016

Catching up with Eric McCormack
June 13, 2016

Plaid for Dad puts a new spin on casual day at work
June 10, 2016

Mark your calendars to wear Plaid for Dad this June
May 31, 2016

Survivor, doctor offer advice on how to talk about cancer
May 30, 2016

Pants Off Vancouver takes prostate cancer fight below the belt
May 26, 2016

"Do It For Dads" run to raise funds & awareness for prostate cancer
May 16, 2016

Prostate Cancer DNA Test Uses Small Blood Sample, Predicts Response to Drug
May 4, 2016

OTA wants you to wear plaid for dad...and prostates
April 14, 2016

OTA rolls out Wear Plaid for Dad campaign
April 14, 2016

Pants Off For Prostate Cancer event promises to be cheeky fun in Halifax
April 1, 2016

How early detection helped Bret Hart 'excellently execute' cancer
March 7, 2016

More prostate patients being monitored instead of undergoing immediate treatment: report
February 29, 2016

Prostate Cancer Canada Announces Raffle Winner
February 22, 2016

CTV London: Prostate cancer research
February 8, 2016

Griffeys join campaign to increase prostate cancer awareness
February 4, 2016

Canadian wrestling icon Bret (Hitman) Hart says he has prostate cancer
February 1, 2016

Wrestling legend Bret Hart has prostate cancer
February 1, 2016

Morning News Halifax - #Kiss2Cure
January 22, 2016

January 21, 2016

Cracking the gene code to take the guesswork out of cancer care
January 18, 2016

How one couple faced down a double cancer threat
January 18, 2016

For charities, joining forces helps drive donations
January 18, 2016

Why Doctors Shouldn’t Be Punished for Giving Prostate Tests
January 7, 2016

Potential prostate cancer treatment developed in B.C. gets big boost
December 15, 2015

Prostate cancer test is more reliable if done twice
December 12, 2015

Prostate cancer drug developed by B.C. researchers to begin trials
December 2, 2015

Movember Winnipeg top fundraisers get shave at CBC after month of fundraising
November 30, 2015

Living with Prostate Cancer: How do Families Cope with the Disease?
November 25, 2015

Movember: Grow, Give, And Move To Fight Prostate Cancer
November 25, 2015

Prostate Cancer: A Disease That Touches And Unites Us All
November 20, 2015

The Scariest Words In Cancer Are Becoming A Lot Less Frightening
November 20, 2015

Renowned Canadian Chef Teaches Prostate Cancer Patients How To Cook Nutritious Meals
November 20, 2015

Working Up A Sweat May Protect Men From Lethal Prostate Cancer
November 17, 2015

‘Mo Sistas’ go Kentucky Derby for men’s health
November 16, 2015

Paramedics sporting blue epaulets for Movember in support of paramedics Cheif Randy Mellow who overcame prostate cancer
November 7, 2015

Surgery may not be the best option for many prostate cancer patients
November 2, 2015

Men Film Their Prostate Exams for Movember
November 2, 2015

Movember is Back, Will Canada Dominate This Year's Moustache Fundraiser
November 2, 2015

Prostate Cancer Treatment Varies Widely in Canada
November 2, 2015

Wake Up Call Breakfast does just that
October 31, 2015

Hatters ready to embrace Movember
October 30, 2015

Should PSA test be free for all men in B.C.?
October 13, 2015

Left in peril, the men told: You're too young for a prostate test
October 6, 2015

Warren Chan honoured with Kabiller Young Investigator Award
October 5, 2015

Viruses that can destroy cancer? Canadians leading the way in new research
October 2, 2015

McMaster gets $5M to test prostate cancer vaccine
October 1, 2015

CTV Atlantic: Focusing on prostate cancer
September 23, 2015

More Men at Risk for Prostate Cancer as a Result of Less PSA Screening
September 23, 2015

Community Connection: Prostate Cancer
September 22, 2015

Learn more about Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
September 17, 2015

Despite rain, car show still manages to get men revved about prostate cancer testing
September 15, 2015

This upcoming car show in Brampton could save your life, say organizers
September 8, 2015

Pants Off Party to be held in St. John's to support Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic
September 8, 2015

A look into prostate cancer research developments
September 2, 2015

Prostate Cancer awareness and prevention
September 2, 2015

Get Checked: prostate cancer awareness month
September 1, 2015

Canada AM: Where Movember donations have gone
September 1, 2015

Raising the Barre
August 27, 2015

England: Black men twice as likely as white men to die from prostate cancer
July 30, 2015

Local business owner honoured for awareness efforts by Prostate Cancer Canada
July 15, 2015

Bring Back Prostate Screening
July 6, 2015





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