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What can a man’s biology tell us about choosing the right treatments?
2018-10-23 11:35:42 AM
Prostate Cancer Canada and the Movember Foundation today announced $4 million for three leading Canadian researchers to predict how well prostate cancer will respond to treatment based on men’s biological markers, specifically in their tumour cells and blood.
Rob Sandler’s ‘crazy story’ about his prostate cancer diagnosis
2018-10-18 12:19:31 PM
I feel unbelievably lucky… to be alive. Lucky to be here with my wife and kids. Lucky to have more time! Lucky that my prostate cancer was discovered early enough to be treated.
Unexpected loss inspires action
2018-09-21 11:13:51 AM
Lindsay Clarke will never forget the day before her 28th birthday. It was the day her dad was diagnosed with advanced prostate cancer.
Keeping Zaidie Phil alive through stories and giving
2018-09-13 4:17:31 PM
Phil Feldberg died of prostate cancer, but he’s still present to his daughter
September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
2018-09-06 9:22:01 AM
Spark awareness this September
Trailer Park Boy talks prostate cancer
2018-09-04 3:05:20 PM
Bernard Robichaud’s experience leads him to help other men
Canadian researcher discovers clue to identifying aggressive prostate cancer
2018-07-24 1:26:34 PM
“Junk DNA” found to have huge effect on cancer cells
From suits to socks, ties to trucks, Canadians anted-up to go Plaid for Dad
2018-07-20 9:38:56 AM
Canada covered coast-to-coast in a sea of plaid this June 

A standard pattern in Canadian apparel, plaid is now more than just an outfit choice: it’s become a symbol of hope and community for hundreds of thousands of people across Canada who are affected in some way by prostate cancer.
Reporter’s cancer diagnosis inspires important conversation
2018-06-04 10:28:23 AM
This past month, Vancouver Sun reporter Larry Pynn found out that he is the 1 in 7 men who will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime. His diagnosis sparked a determination to drive awareness to the most common cancer affecting men in Canada.  Pynn released a five-part series in the Vancouver Sun, touching on topics from diagnosis and the PSA test, to sexual health and healing after treatment.
National Volunteer Week 2018
2018-04-13 2:04:31 PM
This week is National Volunteer Week and we are delighted to have the opportunity to formally recognize the significant contributions of Prostate Cancer Canada’s volunteers from coast to coast.
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