Breast cancer survivor Margaret Ross, right, hugs her father Ron Ross at his home in Millbrook. The retired RN wants people to understand the benefits of breast screening and learn coping tools at an upcoming free education session… Read More
Introduction to my talk to be given by videoconference on Monday March 14 at 8PM EST entitled “Integrating Wisdom and Love on the Breast Cancer Journey”.
I’m really excited about being with you – people who are so proactive with their own health and health care. You really can make… Read More
Here are a few questions asked by a local reporter in regards emotions and Cancer:
Are previously reticent people more open to discussing emotions and spirituality once they have been diagnosed with cancer?
I have heard that attitude is an important part of beating cancer. How can loved ones… Read More
Thank you all for attending my Mom’s memorial service – and joining us in honouring her and celebrating the many ways she touched people’s lives here in Qualicum and throughout her 80 years with us. I’ve only come to appreciate Mom’s true greatness through what other people have told me… Read More
Cancer Care Nova Scotia
Excellence in Patient Care
Nomination for Dr. Robert Rutledge, MD, Radiation Oncologist
Dr. Robert Rutledge exudes health and life. He understands his personal power as a doctor and leader and clearly practices the reality of eating, exercising and living well. Within this… Read More
As I walk down the hallway in the British Columbia Cancer Agency’s Vancouver Clinic, I can hear the excited Voices and chuckles from the first arrivals of my first ‘metastatic’ cancer support group. Sydney Foran, the social worker who has led the group for several years, walks beside me, her… Read More
Question: Are you familiar with the body of psychology research done on Type “C” personalities? This is the mirror image of a Type “A” … i.e. the really nice people who bottle up their emotions. Also, why they are more prone to getting cancer?-Anonymous
A response from Rob:
This idea… Read More
I’m reading “Grace and Grit” by Ken Wilbur, a brilliant man who has been able to integrate writing from around the world into a coherent map of the spiritual journey for humans. His wife, Treya, was diagnosed with breast cancer, and this book is about their amazing journey together.… Read More