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UBC and Vancouver Hospital seeking participants for COMFORT study

Do you experience pain with attempted sexual intercourse?  Clinician-Researchers at the University of British Columbia and Vancouver Hospital are conducting a treatment study for women with Provoked Vestibulodynia (PVD; sometimes … Continue reading

June 17, 2015

Beating Ovarian Cancer: How to Overcome the Odds and Reclaim Your Life

by Chris Bledy This book is upbeat and looks beyond surgery and chemotherapy to restore vitality. The author suggests making small changes in your life to create large results. Enhance … Continue reading

June 12, 2015

Inspire Me Well: Finding Motivation to Take Control of Your Health

by Lisa Belanger Looking for inspiration to improve your health? This book features the inspirational stories of men and women who changed their lifestyle to improve their health.     ### … Continue reading

June 12, 2015

Dancing in Limbo: Making Sense of of Life After Cancer

by Glenna Halvorson-Boyd and Lisa K. Hunter For many cancer survivors, the real journey starts after completing treatment for cancer. This book helps serve as a roadmap to this journey … Continue reading

June 12, 2015

The Sacred Body: A Therapist’s Journey

by Mavis Himes The memoir of a psychoanalyst working in the field of supportive cancer care. ###   Borrow this book by contacting Tracy Kolwich tkolwich@ovariancancer.org (phone 604-676-3431 / 1-800-749-9310) and arrange to pick up … Continue reading

June 12, 2015

Participants Needed: GyneGals Research Study

BC Cancer Agency and UBC Sexual Health Laboratory are seeking participants for a research study of an online support group for women diagnosed with gynecologic cancer.

June 11, 2015

Research Participants needed: Exploring high quality cancer survivorship care

This Canadian Institute for Health Research (CIHR)-funded study seeks to better understand how cancer survivors access and experience cancer survivorship care systems and resources.

June 11, 2015

CancerChatCanada’s Summer 2015 Newsletter

Click here to download the latest edition of the Cancer Chat Canada Newsletter.

June 11, 2015

Complementary and Alternative Therapies


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