News Articles

Please scroll through this page of our website to read through recent publications regarding Prostate Cancer Canada. (Many of these documents are in PDF form).

Toronto Metro - November 5, 2012
Improved cancer diagnostics and treatment among research projects 

Research Media Ltd - Sept 27, 2012
Dr Stuart Edmonds, Senior Vice President of Research, Prostate Cancer Canada

SNAP Downtown Toronto - September, 2012
Prostate Cancer Canada's Truck n' Tailgate Festival

Cape Breton Post - August 14, 2012
Well-known businessman opens up about battle with prostate cancer at launch event for the Cape Breton Wake Up Call Breakfast

Metro Halifax - June 17, 2012
Father’s Day prostate run a reminder for dads to get tested

CTV Edmonton - June 17, 2012
Edmontonians take part in Father's Day walk or run for prostate cancer

ZOOMERmag.com - June 8, 2012
Take Dad for a Walk this Father’s Day. 

CTV - May 9, 2012
CTV discusses 2012 prostate cancer statistics with Executive VP, Marketing and Communications, Rebecca von Goetz. 

Glocal BC- May 7, 2012
Global attends Prostate Cancer Awareness Day at the BC Legislative Assembly.

Newmarket Era-Banner- April  12, 2012
Local Hero: Derek Lawrenece. The Newmarket Prostate Cancer Support Group volunteer plans to continue to raise awareness and educate the public on the importance of screening.

Global Calgary - April 11, 2012
Global Calgary attends the Wake Up Call Breakfast in Calgary. Discusses the cause with Brett Wilson. [Video at 20:43]

Metro - April 5, 2012
For a good cause. 500 take their pants off for prostate cancer

Reader's Digest - April, 2012
Spotlight on Prostate Cancer: A little education goes a long way. View the entire special feature here. 

Metro- March 23, 2012
Director, Atlantic Region, Peter Mallette on the 1st year anniversary of the regional Halifax office. 

Rocky View Weekly- March 12, 2012
Combines for Cures: a mobile prostate testing unit, better known as the ManVAN, is visiting rural Alberta communities to provide free prostate specific antigen (PSA) blood tests.

SNAP Dartmouth- March 2012
SNAP Darmouth visits Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic and profiles the PSA Fitness Program

New Glasgow News- February 12, 2012 
The Prostate Cancer Canada Network – Pictou hosted the breakfast in an effort to reach out to community members of African  or Caribbean descent. More on the breakfast here

Global Maritimes - January 20, 2012
Global visits Prostate Cancer Canada Atlantic to speak to participants in the PSA Fitness program. See article here. 

CTV- January, 2012
CTV visits the TIEd Together photo exhibit, speaks with prostate cancer survivors and PCC's Executive Vice President, Rebecca Von Goetz. [VIDEO @ 1:25]

Metro - January 9, 2012
Photo exhibit, TIEd Together, travelling across Canada to show exaclty who prostate cancer has affected. See article here. More information on TIEd Together

CBC New Brunswick Radio - October 26, 2011
Wayne and Barb Harrigan speak about the launch of the new PCCN Greater Moncton support group. Click here to listen.

CTV Halifax - October 12, 2011
 

Telegraph Journal - October 4, 2011
Doug Moore speaks about his experience with prostate cancer and why he is filling a decade long void for men with the disease in Saint-John.

Sway Magazine - September 30, 2011
Peter Mallette speaks to Sway Magazine about a new support group for black men.

Globe and Mail - September 30, 2011
Click here to view the Cancer Care supplement in the Globe and Mail.

Newstalk 1010 - September 23, 2011
Ryan Doyle goes for a LIVE prostate cancer exam

Zoomer Radio - September 23, 2011
Former NHL player and prostate cancer survivor Walk McKechnie speaks about prostate cancer awareness week.

Sun TV - September 23, 2011
Steve Jones spoke to Sun TV about prostate cancer awareness.

M2M Newsletter - Prostate Cancer Centre, London Regional Cancer Program 
John Hastie, prostate cancer survivor and active volunteer for support groups in the London region edits the ‘Man2Man newsletter’. Please see most recent editions below for interesting information and articles.
M2M Summer 2011
M2M Spring 2011

National Post - June 30, 2011
Click below to view the Prostate Cancer supplement in the National Post
 
   
 
Rebecca Von Goetz speaks about prostate cancer on Jewel FM - June 16, 2011
Click here to listen to full interview

Case study by the Canadian Urological Association Journal - April, 2011
The therapeutic ratio is preserved for radiotherapy or cisplatin treatment in BRCA2-mutated prostate cancers

Montreal Gazette - April 2, 2011
Canadian experts dismiss study showing prostate screening

National Post - March 24, 2011
Overcoming Cancer Supplement

CTV - February 23, 2011
Inspired To Tie One On 

Movember and PCC open the TSX Market - November 25, 2010
Click here for YouTube video.

The Londoner - November 11, 2010
Mustachioed men unite against common foe

 
The Calgary Herald, Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Dragons' Den star Brett Wilson fronts cancer event

The National Post, Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Canadian tennis boss on mission to fight cancer

The National Post, Saturday, June 26, 2010
(Page S6, Mr. Lube Supports PCC)

Maclean's Magazine, Monday, April 19th, 2010, (page 10)
Capital Diary
 
 
The Toronto SUN, Wednesday, March 31, 2010
MPs Support Layton in Cancer Fight
 
Times & Transcript, Friday, February 5, 2010
Special ties to raise money for prostate cancer
 
The National Post, Saturday, November 14, 2009
The Financial Post (FP 19)
 
The National Post, Tuesday, October 20, 2009
 
The National Post, Tuesday, September 15, 2009
 
Calgary Herald, Thursday, September 10, 2009
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Calgary Herald, Friday, June 19, 2009
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The Toronto Star, Thursday, June 18, 2009
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www.healthzone.ca
 
The National Post, Wednesday, June 17, 2009
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The National Post, Saturday, May 30, 2009
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Page 4 (FP11)

The National Post, Monday, May 4, 2009
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Publications for today's date...CBC.ca - November 10, 2010
Moustache tips from the MP who knows

The Province - November 10, 2010
Granville Island gets its mo on

Hypenotic - November 10, 2010
We're getting behind Movember!

Toronto Sun - November 8, 2010
Keep a stubbly upper lip

Jenbutneverjenn.com - November 8, 2010
It's Movember, yo

The Vancouver Courier - November 7, 2010
Get Growing 

News Talk 650 - November 7, 2010
Many Saskatchewan men growing mustache for Movember

Saint City News - November 5, 2010 
Movember a big hairy deal for participants

MyKawartha.com - November 5, 2010
A 'Movember' to remember 

The Ontarion - November 4, 2010
The 'Mo the Merrier

NHL News - Prostate Cancer Canada is a beneficiary of Hockey Fights Cancer

The Voice of Sport, November 3, 2010
The Voice of Sport and Movember!!

Simcoe.com - November 2, 2010
Shaving it close for prostate cancer

Calgary Sun, November 1, 2010 
Prostate cancer fundraiser smashes record

CTV - Canada am, November 1, 2010
Video: Movember and prostate cancer

The Edmonton Sun, November 1, 2010
Moustaches for Prostate Cancer

The Vancouver Sun, September 27, 2010
Awareness and new treatments provide hope for prostate cancer patients

The National Post, Tuesday, September 21, 2010
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The National Post, Tuesday, August 24, 2010
A grand slam in the fight against prostate cancer

 
 


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PCC Spotlight
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Vienna, Austria: A new genetic “signature” to identify prostate cancer patients who are at high risk of their cancer recurring after surgery or radiotherapy has been developed by researchers in Canada, the 33rd conference of the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO33) in Vienna will hear today (Saturday). More

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Toronto, ON – February 12, 2014 – Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC) is proud to announce the recipients of its 2014 Movember Rising Star awards in prostate cancer research. More

Support for Those Affected by Prostate Cancer

Toronto, ON - January 28, 2014 – We are pleased to announce a partnership between Prostate Cancer Canada and the Canadian Cancer Society in launching the Prostate Cancer Information Service (PCIS), which provides support to anyone affected by prostate cancer. More


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