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2015

Territorial candidates commit to reducing lung cancer

November 2015 - Majority of NWT candidates support bans on smoking in outdoor spaces where children play and in vehicles carrying children.


Passing blame to others is the number 1 workplace pet peeve

September 2015 - Canadian Cancer Society surveys Albertans on poor office etiquette ahead of its annual Jail-N-Bail fundraiser


Canadian Cancer Society supports Alberta government’s plan for new Calgary Cancer Centre

July 2015 - Notley government adopts original plan recommended by experts for single-site cancer centre.


Dramatic increase in cancer cases in Alberta expected to be higher than national average

May 2015 - Surge in diagnoses a result of rapidly aging and growing population


Daffodil Mountain blooms in Calgary, bringing hope to people living with cancer

March 2015 - Three-time cancer survivor shares his story to help kick-off the Canadian Cancer Society Daffodil Month.


Health community welcomes Skin Cancer Prevention Act as vital law to protect youth

March 2015 - We applaud the introduction of new legislation that will ban Alberta youth from accessing tanning equipment.


Volunteers urgently needed for Daffodil Month

March 2015 - The Canadian Cancer Society is in desperate need of more volunteers to help bring brightness to the fight for life this spring.


Alberta fundraisers take on deadly brain cancer

February 2015 - The Alberta Chapter of Women In Insurance Cancer Crusade invests $200,000 into Society-funded brain cancer research.