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2009 Kick Butt co-chair Don Hutton on CJOB advocating for Avastin funding in Manitoba
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The Winnipeg Sun’s Ian Shanley’s Sun Speaks radio style interview with co-chair Sid Chapnick about the 2008 Kick Butt Run

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Giant Colon Tour hits Garden City:

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‘She’s a pistol’
With her swimmer’s shoulders and tall, sturdy build, Kai Arnot jokingly calls
herself “a big, strong Russian woman.” Her family roots actually lie in Estonia,
near Finland, but one of her grandmothers was Russian. She’s a morning person,
up every day at 5 a.m. She looks like somebody who would do…
29/06/2008 3:05 AM

Rationing of cancer drugs defies ‘duty of care’
ONCE again Manitobans have seen a show of self-congratulations that never seems to end.
Recently, taxpayers were informed by the Doer government that it had tripled the size of the
rainy day fund since it was first elected. That fund is now at $663 million. At the same time, Health Minister…
14/09/2007 5:00 AM

Drug too costly for colon cancer patients
WHEN Kay Arnot retired from her longtime job as a school teacher in 2003, she envisioned
spending her days perfecting her golf swing and becoming one of the ladies who lunch.
What she didn’t expect was to be diagnosed with an aggressive form of colon cancer only a month later. The tumour has…
12/03/2007 5:00 AM

Letter of the day
I am delighted to see that CancerCare Manitoba has finally started a screening program for colorectal cancer.
It is a start! However, there are a number of drawbacks. The limitation of the area in which the screening
will be available does not create an equal field for all Manitobans. The…
2/02/2007 5:00 AM