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Glimmer of Hope: How a Clinical Trial Saved Chis Brochu’s Life

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Meet Chris Brochu, a B.C resident, outdoor enthusiast, avid snowboarder, and clinical trial participant. In May of 2015, Chris Brochu felt abnormally short of breath while on a hike with his dog. Following a spate of medical tests, and 10 days spent in the hospital, Chris was diagnosed with stage 4 metastatic melanoma. Melanoma from … Read More


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Michael Halliwell - Enbrudge Ride to Conquer Cancer

Tips for Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer Participants

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Michael Halliwell knows a thing or two about taking on the epic Enbridge Alberta Ride to Conquer Cancer. The two-day, 200-plus-kilometre charity ride – which has more than 1,900 participants – has taken place in Alberta every summer for a decade, and has raised more than $74 million for the Alberta Cancer Foundation since its … Read More


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