Profiles

John Aubin

Name: John Aubin Age: 33 Hometown: Georgetown, ON What school did you attend? Bishops University Where do you work? ServiceOntario Your experience with cancer: Who did you support with cancer?…

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Laura Perkins

Name: Laura Perkins Age: 30 years old Hometown: Kitchener, Ontario, Canada What was your diagnosis?  Chandrosarcoma of the pelvis What schools did you attend? Humber College and Conestoga College What…

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Stacey Longson

Name: Stacey Longson Age: 32 Hometown: Beaverlodge, AB What was your diagnosis? Acute Myeloid Leukemia What school did you attend? University of Lethbridge What are your career goals? I was…

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Corrina Cameron

Name: Corrina Cameron Age: 27 Hometown: Tillsonburg, ON (now London, ON) What was your diagnosis? GIST What schools did you attend? Lakehead University, York University, Western University, and Fanshawe College….

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Kevin Yorston

Name: Kevin Yorston Age: 33 Hometown: Prince George, BC What was/is your diagnosis? Stage 2 testicular cancer What school did/do you attend? SAIT What is/are your career goal(s)? I want…

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Michelle Hume

Name: Michelle Hume Age: 23 Hometown: Calgary What was your diagnosis? Stage 4 Hodgkin’s Lymphoma What school did you attend? Alberta College of Art and Design, Mount Royal University What…

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Denis Raymond

I’ve been many things in my life — a son, a brother, a student, a teacher, a mentor — but never in my short 26 years of life would I…

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Cindy Faas

Name: Cindy Faas Age: 35 Hometown: Calgary, AB (born and grew up in Deux Montagnes, PQ) What is your diagnosis? Breast Cancer clinical stage 3 (invasive Ductoral carcinoma — two…

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Marla

Name: Marla Age: 22 Hometown: Toronto, ON What was your diagnosis? Cervical cancer What school do you attend? University of Toronto What are your career goals?  I am doing a double major…

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Aimee Horbul

Name: Aimee Horbul Age: 42 (a “senior” to YACC) Hometown: Winnipeg, Manitoba What was your diagnosis? Stage 1, Invasive carcinoma of the right breast What is your occupation? Educational Assistant – Behaviour Support   Your…

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