Cancer Survivors

WATCH: Cancer Survivor Has Surprising Ability

The Huffington Post Canada | Ron Nurwisah | Posted 05.21.2013 | Canada Impact

Cancer treatment gave Jen O'Shea a very surprising talent. The Toronto woman can turn her leg 180 degrees so that the bottom of her foot faces the cei...

Bif Naked On Beating Cancer, Getting Divorced And Staying Strong

Huffington Post Music Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Bif Naked has made a career out of being a badass chick. Initially, it was by way of the late-'90s CanRock boys club, prowling Edgefest stages, infilt...

Childhood Cancer Survivors Can Have Healthy Babies, Study Finds

CBC | Posted 02.12.2012 | Canada Living

Childhood cancer survivors are not at a higher risk of having children with birth defects, suggests a new study. The study of...

One Last Gift, a Tribute to Jack Layton

Andrea Paine | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada
Andrea Paine

When I heard of the news of Jack Layton's passing early this morning, I felt let down. As cancer survivors, we are part of one big family and losing a member of this family is a painful and sad reminder that some of us heal and others just don't. News like this always seems to hit close to home.

New Beginnings

Andrea Paine | Posted 10.22.2011 | Canada
Andrea Paine

My last blog was a somewhat unusual one for me. I wrote about the son of a good friend who had, unfortunately, passed away from cancer. I mentioned I ...