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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.
From Survivor to Dream Car Driver
2018-04-05 2:36:39 PM
When Robert Peressotti bought a Rock the Road Raffle ticket on December 24th, he had no idea he was buying the winning ticket.
Intimacy after Prostate Cancer
2018-02-12 2:44:07 PM
We just fell on this article about the taboo topic of sex after prostate surgery.  Timely topic for Valentine’s Day, when we’re supposed to be celebrating love and relationships, and everything that goes into that.
A World Cancer Day Message for you
2018-02-02 8:56:56 AM
To mark World Cancer Day, we at Prostate Cancer Canada wish to thank the Canadian individuals and organizations whose continued commitment and generosity enable us to improve the lives of Canadian men and their families.
Rick Ducharme: Living today with an eye on tomorrow
2017-12-15 12:20:24 PM
“I’m a lucky man,” reflected Rick Ducharme, 68, on a life he has both cherished and feels confident is far from over.
International Volunteer Day
2017-12-05 1:39:02 PM
International Volunteer Day (IVD) celebrates the great things we can achieve through the generosity of the human spirit!  Designated by the United Nations over 30 years ago, each December 5th is a day dedicated to promoting global volunteerism and recognizing all who give their time, energy, and skills to make positive changes throughout the world.
Kicking Prostate Cancer Where the Sun Doesn't Shine
2017-10-27 10:31:47 AM
Len Rhodes is the CEO & President of the Edmonton Eskimos CFL Football Team & Plaid For Dad Ambassador
National Volunteer Week | Our Volunteers
2017-04-27 1:50:02 PM
Here's why our volunteers support Prostate Cancer Canada!
National Volunteer Week 2017
2017-04-23 1:46:36 PM
As Canada celebrates 150 years as a nation, this week marks National Volunteer Week (NVW), a time specifically dedicated to celebrating Canadians all across the country who so generously volunteer their time to help further the mission of organizations such as Prostate Cancer Canada (PCC).
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