10/13/2014 07:27 EDT | Updated 10/13/2014 07:37 EDT

Brett Wilson, Former Dragons' Den Panellist, Says Cancer Has Returned

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TORONTO, ON - JANUARY 22: Dragon's Den Brett Wilson arrives at the Canada For Haiti Benefit on January 22, 2010 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Malcolm Taylor/Getty Images)

Former Dragons' Den panellist Brett Wilson says he's once again fighting cancer.

"I am grateful for having beaten cancer 3 yrs ago - & for the opportunity to be #KickingCancersAss again - yup..." the Calgary entrepreneur and philanthropist tweeted Monday.

Wilson was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2001.


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