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To arrange an interview with a Canadian Cancer Society spokesperson, please contact:

Hailey Mellon
Communications Coordinator
416-294-9699 
hailey.mellon@cancer.ca

Our latest media releases

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New Canadian Cancer Statistics report reveals 50% decline in prostate cancer death rate since peak in 1995
November 3, 2021
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Federal budget delivers much needed extension to EI; makes major gains in tobacco control
April 19, 2021
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Ludovick Bourgeois and the Canadian Cancer Society want to dethrone colon cancer (Detrononslecancer.ca)
March 1, 2021
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The Canadian Cancer Society annual Daffodil fundraising campaign sparks brighter cancer outcomes
April 1, 2021
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Feel healthier this February: Participate in Dry Feb to support the Canadian Cancer Society
January 19, 2021
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Canadian Cancer Society announces new Don Green Palliative Care Advocacy Team dedicated to transforming hospice palliative care across Canada
October 13, 2021
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The Canadian Cancer Society reacts to launch of the Quebec government's action plan for caregivers 2021-2026
October 29, 2021
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On World Cancer Day, preventing the continued spread of COVID-19 is the best way to support those affected by cancer
February 4, 2021
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Canadian Cancer Society calls for immediate action from New Brunswick government on youth vaping as new polling results released
May 10, 2021
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Canadian Cancer Society honours researchers for groundbreaking achievements and visionary leadership in cancer research
May 12, 2021
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Saskatchewan health groups applaud smoke-free social housing policy
June 20, 2018
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In the News: CCS turns around finances post-merger
May 30, 2021
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Media backgrounder: Colorectal cancer in Canada
June 13, 2018
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Canadian Cancer Society report shows 65 university and college campuses in Canada are 100% smoke-free
September 13, 2018
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Media backgrounder: Canadian Cancer Statistics: A 2018 special report
June 13, 2018
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Canada to have the world’s best tobacco plain packaging requirements
June 22, 2018
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Colorectal cancer spread
June 13, 2018
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CCS applauds strengthened Federal Tobacco Control Strategy, higher tobacco taxes in federal budget
February 27, 2018