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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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.

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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...

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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...

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