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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

Stories

Dr Bruno Gagnon Integrating palliative care into advanced cancer care

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Making progress in the cancer fight

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The 5-year cancer survival rate has increased from 25% in the 1940s to 60% today.

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