Blog posts tagged as PCC



Tie one on for prostate cancer
2010-02-23 11:21:55 AM
As told by Prostate Cancer Canada's President & CEO, Steve Jones, here's a different view on prostate cancer from "Notes To My Prostate"
Q&A with Conor Malone from Team Chinook
2010-10-14 2:05:09 PM
Prostate Cancer Canada chatted with Conor Malone of Team Chinook to discover more about his amazing race across South America in order to raise awareness and funds for prostate cancer....
2011 Wake Up Call Breakfast
2011-01-21 4:56:07 PM
Here are the PCC Wake Up Call Breakfast locations and dates: 

Toronto - April 7 - Toronto Hilton
Edmonton - April 12 - Fairmont MacDonald
Calgary - April 14 - Fairmont Palliser
Vancouver - April 21 - Hyatt Regency
Halifax - April 28 - World Trade and Convention Centre
Side by Side
2011-10-06 4:57:13 PM
The women in this group were just as fearful as their partners regardless of the disease’s timeline; but their role was one of support and confidence. If they carried the badge of hope and belief then the men would as well.  
Prostate Cancer and Black History Month
2012-02-21 10:05:14 AM
It’s time for men to take charge of their health. This is even more important for those of African or Caribbean descent as they are at a higher risk of developing prostate cancer, the most common cancer to afflict Canadian men.
Funding Research- Coast to Coast
2012-03-13 3:46:48 PM
In 2011, over $19 million of PCC funds were  dedicated to supporting prostate cancer research. One of the ways we administer these funds is through our Pilot Grant Program. We fund innovative, high-potential pilot studies that could significantly advance the field.
It’s Our Time To Celebrate
2012-03-20 11:02:08 AM
Today, we celebrate our first year anniversary in Atlantic Canada! Our Atlantic office was established to raise awareness and support research and programs for the fight against prostate cancer- and it’s been a busy year! Below is a snapshot of what PCC Atlantic has been up to.
UPDATE - Survivorship Programs
2012-06-04 4:26:30 PM
The five year relative survival rate for prostate cancer is close to 100 per cent. In other words – this is a highly curable disease.  For survivors, beating the disease is often only the first step, as recovery can result in a host of other challenges.  PCC’s goal is to support men and their families throughout their prostate cancer journey – diagnosis, treatment and recovery.
Prostate Cancer and Parliament
2012-09-18 2:51:49 PM
When we think about prostate cancer, we might think of a conversation  we had with our doctor. Or maybe a conversation with our family or friends. What about a conversation with your local MP?
Breast Friends Support PCC
2012-09-22 4:13:28 PM
The Breast Friends are supporting PCC by donating proceeds from one of their cookbooks! They've graciously shared some of their recipes (below) in honour of Prostate Cancer Awareness week. If you're looking for meal ideas this weekend you should try some of these out!
Research Corner - April 2014
2014-04-21 3:58:04 PM
Find out about some of the exciting updates happening in these Prostate Cancer Canada funded research projects.

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