60% of high-priority research goes unfunded.
Screening for colorectal cancer
Screening for colorectal cancer is easy and convenient.
A stool test might be something you’d rather avoid. But it could save your life – it’s that simple. Colorectal cancer responds best to treatment when it is found and treated early. Treatment is most effective before the disease spreads outside of the colon.
Seeing my sister Erin – a young mother – struggle with the emotional blow and then the physical toll of cancer treatment made me want to do something to help women feel confident.
Cancer affects all Canadians
Nearly 1 in 2 Canadians is expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime.