Patient Stories

Lisa Ray

In 2009/2010, Lisa Ray came to be ‘at ease’ in the clinics of The Princess Margaret where she was treated for multiple myeloma (MM), a rare type of blood cancer that...

Lisa Ray
Chris Taylor

In 2000, Chris Taylor was happy and busy. He was enjoying being a husband, dad, friend, coach and community volunteer. A lover of sports and the outdoors, he engaged life...

Chris Taylor
Veronica Van Rooyen

Breast cancer survivor Veronica Van Rooyen has created an entertaining yet poignant music video for The Shoppers Drug Mart Weekend to End Womens Cancers using Nancy Sinatra...

Veronica Van Rooyen
Victoria Carter

Victoria Carter has a positive attitude toward supporting cancer research. “When I was asked, I couldn’t think of a reason why I shouldn’t participate in the trial, and...

Victoria Carter
Jason Brommet

Alexis quickly learned to run, and then swim. She was a dancer and a singer – she lived life to the fullest, sharing plenty of giggles with her many family and friends...

Jason Brommet
Sharon Ingle

In June 2008, Sharon felt good while competing in the World Championships, but three months later, something changed. “In September, I was racing in the U.S. and felt some...

Sharon Ingle
Lily Yee-Sloan

Lily Yee-Sloan says that walking in The Weekend to End Women's Cancer has allowed her to create positive ripples in her community and beyond. Three years ago, her sister-in...

Lily Yee-Sloan
Debbie Sacrob

Debbie Sacrob is one of the cancer survivors featured in the In Our Lifetime video, and she is a wonderful ambassador for The Princess Margaret.

Debbie Sacrob
Maggie Bain

Maggie Bain was 15 years old when, in September 2008, she complained that the vision in her right eye was getting worse and that she might need a new prescription for her...

Maggie Bain
Todd Herzog

Todd Herzog proved that, occasionally, lightning does strike twice. In 1971, at the age of 16, the St. Catharines, Ontario native was diagnosed with Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare...

Todd Herzog
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