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Cancer Prevention

Preventing cancer starts with making good choices about your health and the health of your family. Get to know your body and see your doctor if you notice any changes. Learn about how to reduce your cancer risk from the Canadian Cancer Society and about cancer prevention from Cancer Care Ontario.

 
  • Rethink Your Drinking PosterRethink Your Drinking
    When it comes to alcohol, cancer matters. Rethink Your Drinking and reduce the health risks associated with alcohol use.
  • Jen’s StoryJen’s Story
    Read Jen’s story and learn about her decision to have a double mastectomy as a preventative measure for breast cancer.
 

Tips to Lower Your Cancer Risk

 
Rethink Your Drinking Poster

 

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Date of creation: February 20, 2013
Last modified on: May 2, 2017
 

References

1Canadian Cancer Society. (2012). How to Reduce Cancer Risk. Retrieved from
http://www.cancer.ca/en/cancer-information/cancer-101/how-to-reduce-cancer-risk/?region=on
2Cancer Care Ontario. (2012). Ontario Screening Programs. Retrieved from
https://www.cancercare.on.ca/pcs/screening/
3Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. (2014). Ontario’s HPV Vaccination Program. Retrieved from
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/ms/hpv/
4Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care. (2012). Immunization. Hepatitis B Vaccine. Retrieved from
http://www.health.gov.on.ca/en/public/publications/immune/hepb.aspx