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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

Catherine Coulson Slowly, it dawned on me that I, too, could be a survivor

Read Catherine's story

Cancer affects all Canadians

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Nearly 1 in 2 Canadians is expected to be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime.

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