Ovarian Cancer Canada

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

The Healing Circle

by Rob Rutledge and Timothy Walker Learn skills for healing cancer in a practical approach that is integrated with the scientific perspective of traditional medical care and healthy lifestyle habits. … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

Being Well (Even When You’re Sick): Mindfulness Practices for People with Cancer and Other Serious Illnesses

by Elana Rosenbaum The author presents simple techniques of mindfulness to maintain a state of well-being in the midst of serious disease. It is a process of bringing a fierce but … Continue reading

January 24, 2016

Cancer: 50 Essential Things to Do

by Greg Anderson Whether you’re newly diagnosed or facing a recurrence this guide inspires cancer patients with a roadmap to recovery. With practical steps for healing, this guide can provide … Continue reading

October 23, 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

Staying Alive! Cookbook for Cancer Free Living: Real Survivors, Real Recipes, Real Results

 by Sally Errey and stories by Trevor Simpson This cookbook shares the stories and more than 100 recipes of eight survivors of lung, breast, prostate,      esophageal cancers and … Continue reading

March 25, 2015

Healthier Eating and Living with Cancer

by Karen Jung Author Karen Jung draws on personal experience in preparing healthy meals for her husband during his cancer treatments and recuperation. With 162 recipes, this book will aid … Continue reading

March 25, 2015

Cancer-related fatigue: Create a Personal Exercise Plan

By Sheryl M. Ness, R.N. http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cancer/expert-blog/exercise-for-cancer-related%20fatigue/ As a cancer survivor, you may be experiencing cancer-related fatigue.

April 22, 2014

Find a Cancer Trial in Canada


February 1, 2014

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Compared With Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for the Treatment of Insomnia Comorbid with Cancer: A Randomized, Partially Blinded, Noninferiority Trial

February 1, 2014

Complementary and Alternative Therapies


Research in BC

The Injustices of Ovarian Cancer

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