60% of high-priority research goes unfunded.
Some imaging tests and some types of cancer treatment use ionizing radiation. Many Canadians are concerned about the use of medical radiation. But the minimal risks from how these technologies are used today must be weighed against their benefits, which are often life-saving.
I want everyone to win their battles like we did. That’s why I’ve left a gift in my will to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Funding world-class research
Cancer affects all Canadians but together we can reduce the burden by investing in research and prevention efforts. Learn about the impact of our funded research.