Month: December 2014

Cancer patient shares experience of being sick in Alberta

Monday, December 29, 2014

Last week we learned a new cancer centre was being delayed for a third time. The Tom Baker Cancer Centre reached full capacity years ago, but people like Mary Beth Eckersley continue to get sick. In this report, she shares what it’s like to be a patient in a cancer system without any room.

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Des Fights Cancer

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

It was a sunny day in Calgary when I learned that my friend’s brother Daniel had passed away. Although it was sad, we all knew it was Daniel’s smile that was really shining down on us that day, and he wouldn’t have wanted it any other way. After being diagnosed with Osteosarcoma at age 18, … Read More

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