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Fighting Cancers Below the Waist

It’s our third year as The Pirates of the Nether Regions┬áteam and I’m very grateful to take part in The Underwear Affair. This year’s goal: raise $30,000 to support the BC Cancer Foundation’s research into cancers below the waist. I’ve … Continue reading

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My daughter’s “hair-raising” plans to raise money for cancer research

More than 30 years ago my news reporter colleagues and I shared black humour over the latest news, however un-politically correct it may seem today. The first sign of cancer, we joked, was the inexplicable desire to run across Canada. … Continue reading

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Step 1: kick cancer Step 2: climb mountain

Originally published on occpacificsupport.com As a cancer survivor, I have undergone amazing procedures and remarkable experiences I never thought would touch my life. Being inserted like a turkey into the MRI machine. So many blood draws. Twenty-four times hooked up … Continue reading

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