A new multi-colour laser system eliminates the need for repeat visits for treatment for patients, which is especially beneficial to patients who travel in for treatment from the region. Funding for the $185,000 multiple beam laser unit, which is used to treat a variety of serious eye conditions, was made possible through the generosity of donors to the Health Sciences Foundation.
How to Manage Your Cancer Symptoms – Guides for Patients were developed by Cancer Care Ontario to help you to manage your cancer-related symptoms. The guides focus on individual topic areas including: pain, fatigue, nausea and vomiting, loss of appetite, diarrhea, constipation, shortness of breath, mouth problems, depression and anxiety.
The guides are available on the CCO website https://www.cancercareontario.ca/en/symptom-management. If you need help accessing the guides ask a member of your health care team or call the Patient Education Lead at 807-684-7310; toll free 1-877-696-7223 ext.7310, email firstname.lastname@example.org.