Ovarian Cancer Canada

Western Regional Blog – BC, YK, AB, NWT and Nunavut

Cancer & Work Conference – November 3

On November 3, Faith Hayman and Maureen Parkinson will present “noon hour rounds” to explore: Navigating insurance forms and the insurance process from a legal perspective Introduction to the Cancer and … Continue reading

October 19, 2016

Website Launch – Cancer and Work

Return to work made easier for cancer survivors Website brings together resources for cancer survivors, healthcare providers, and employers to support staying and returning to work Returning to work after any … Continue reading

October 19, 2016

Helping You with Cancer Care Wherever You Are

Be part of a unique online program that brings integrative cancer care to the comfort of your home. InspireHealth ONLINE is an integrative cancer care program that can be accessed … Continue reading

October 25, 2013

Returning to work: A 3-Session Education Series for Cancer Patients

Facilitated by Maureen Parkinson M.Ed. C. C. R. C. Vocational Rehabilitation Counsellor Patient & Family Counselling Services

October 3, 2013

Great Books and Resources Worth Reading – September 2013

Book of the month… being well (even when you’re sick) – mindfulness practices for people with cancer and other serious illnesses – Elana Rosenbaum

September 11, 2013

Care-Giving Support

A Journey Through Ovarian Cancer with Bridget Dene

August 23, 2013


Since my last post in August 2012, I’ve been enjoying life – one day at a time.  Holding my breath, just a little bit before each 3 month check-up.  I … Continue reading

May 14, 2013

Step 1: kick cancer Step 2: climb mountain

As a cancer survivor, I have undergone amazing procedures and remarkable experiences I never thought would touch my life. Being inserted like a turkey into the MRI machine. So many … Continue reading

March 8, 2013

Keeping Cancer from Overtaking Your Life

Two-and-a-half years ago I joined the club none of us wants to belong to: ovarian cancer. But I’m a survivor and that’s all good. My approach to any new challenge … Continue reading

February 18, 2013

Complementary and Alternative Therapies


Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Canada