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Cancer Basics video series

Cancer can be hard to understand and stressful to cope with. These short, animated videos on cancer-related topics present information that is simple, straightforward and sympathetic.

The Cancer Basics video series is proudly sponsored by BMO.

What is cancer?

Coping when you’re first diagnosed with cancer

Taking oral chemotherapy at home

What do cancer stage and cancer grade mean?

What is immunotherapy?

How your social worker can help

Managing fatigue

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Stories

Dr Edward Chow A new standard for managing cancer pain

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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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