Archive for September, 2011

Above Par

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Events organizer Charissa Spencer raises funds and builds relationships, often on the green

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A Generous Spirit

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

An Edmonton doctor creates a lasting legacy in his field

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Screen Time

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

The idea of being screened for disease is scary, but most tests are quick and painless, especially given the alternative: not finding a cancer early enough

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Best Food Forward

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Don’t know where to start in planning healthful meals? It’s important, whether you are healthy or dealing with illness. Help is here

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Time To Intervene

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

How you can beat the odds against cancer

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From Survive to Thrive

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

A research initiative blossoms into a preventative health plan that helps Albertans live longer and healthier lives

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Research Meets Community

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

The largest cohort study ever conducted in Alberta, the Tomorrow Project will ultimately involve 50,000 volunteers in an effort to pinpoint the causes of cancer

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The New Tobacco

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Obesity is a leading cause of preventable cancer. But we’ve handled a similar widespread health threat before. What can we take from the anti-tobacco efforts?

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Can Cancer Be Prevented?

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Disease happens at the complicated intersection of genes, lifestyle, infection and environmental exposure. But we’re learning more all the time

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Field of Beams

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Charles Kirkby solves cancer treatment problems with physics – and the business end of a linear accelerator

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