Cancer Care

Our trained caregivers are experienced in providing care to elderly with Cancer

What is Cancer?

Cancer is a disease in which certain, abnormal cells begin to divide uncontrollably, invading nearby tissues and spreading to other parts of the body. There are more than 100 different types of cancers, ranging from those of the blood to those of the brain.

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9 in 10 of all diagnosed cancer cases annually are expected to occur in Canadians aged 50 years and older

Early warning signs

What are the early warning signs of cancer?

What is the impact of cancer on quality of life?

A cancer diagnosis is often life-changing - it has the power to affect both the emotional and mental well-being of affected individuals. Cancer can impede one's ability to complete daily tasks and often inhibits one from continuing to work. In terms of mental health, cancer can evoke feelings of distress, anxiety and depression.

Impact on Quality of Life

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