List/Grid Tag Archives: Northern Cancer Foundation

Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated

Medical trial could change how breast cancer treated

From Northern Ontario Business The trial for a new tool to help determine if chemotherapy is shrinking a tumour has begun in Europe, and all the test samples are being… Read more »

PET-CT scanner coming to Sudbury

PET-CT scanner coming to Sudbury

The Northern Cancer Foundation has received all of the funding required to purchase and operate a Positron Emission Tomography – Computer Tomography (PET-CT) scanner at Health Sciences North in Sudbury…. Read more »

Northern Ontario ranks high in opioid-related deaths

Northern Ontario ranks high in opioid-related deaths

A recent study has confirmed that Northern Ontarians are dying opioid-related deaths at a rate much higher than the provincial average. The North West and North East LHINs ranked first… Read more »

AMRIC smoking machine studies exposure to tobacco, marijuana

AMRIC smoking machine studies exposure to tobacco, marijuana

A smoking machine at the Advanced Medical Research Institute of Canada (AMRIC) in Sudbury is being used to study how exposure to cigarette and cannabis smoke affects healthy lung cells… Read more »

Breast cancer patients address NOSM students

Breast cancer patients address NOSM students

Medicine on such an intimate level Paula Peroni said she remembers thinking at times she was her own worst enemy as she looked at herself in the mirror in the… Read more »

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