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The Canadian Cancer Society recognizes that the challenge of cancer is bigger than any single organization. We are proud to work with both national and provincial organizations in a variety of partnerships and joint initiatives to ensure that the fight against cancer remains strong and focused.



Dr Guy Sauvageau Progress in leukemias

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Great progress has been made

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Some cancers, such as thyroid and testicular, have survival rates of over 90%. Other cancers, such as pancreatic, brain and esophageal, continue to have very low survival rates.

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