Cancer

Ex-Toronto Mayor Rob Ford died today (March 22) from cancer less than 18 months after he was diagnosed. He was just 46. The type of cancer he had was one of the rarest forms of the disease, and he...
Cancer Bats frontman Liam Cormier discovered two things on his recent overseas tour: he has generous fans and small change adds up. The total amount raised for Toronto’s Princess Margaret...
Come Feb. 15, there'll be a whole bunch of families rediscovering a mode of winter transportation that's been around for thousands of years — snowshoeing. Based around the Canadian...
Toronto’s Cancer Bats are giving the boot to cancer — well, giving what’s inside the boot to cancer.  Money. You would think that collecting donations would be enough, but,...
The most obvious ways Motorhead fans can continue to honour rock legend Ian ‘Lemmy’ Kilmister, who died Dec. 28, is to continue to play his music; mind you, any music — he loved...
We're rapidly approaching Nov. 1 on the calendar. Which means it's time once again for men everywhere to shelve their razors in the pursuit of righteous Movember moustaches. Begun in...
Despite the herculean efforts of doctors, researchers and scientists the world over, cancer doesn’t appear to be going anywhere fast. Campaigns such as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, staged...
When Arrow actor Stephen Amell and WWE superstar Neville defeated Stardust and King Barrett at the pro wrestling promotion's marquee Summerslam event on Aug. 23, it wasn't just a win...
More than $25,000 was raised for the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation by Toronto rock band Rush during its hockey kit tour. What is a hockey kit tour, one might ask? Why, it’s a drum kit...
Pop culture website Popdose has released a compilation album to help a friend in the music business and fight multiple myeloma, a type of blood cancer that affects the plasma cells in the bone marrow...

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