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Awareness Campaign: May 2013 Archives

Pets and Cancer - Dr. Pierre Amsallem

DrPierreAmsallem.jpgStatistics for cancer in humans were released today in Canada. But the disease and its many variations also affects animals. Dr. Pierre Amsallem, a small animal surgeon at the Atlantic Veterinary College, spoke with Karen Mair about his workshop about pets and cancer.

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Spay AidPEI's Program - June 8th Fundraiser

SpayAidPEI.jpgSpay AidPEI is a non-profit organization offering a spay and neuter assistance program for those who can't afford to pay for these services. So far SpayAid has covered the cost of spaying of neutering 1400 cats and dogs. Karen Mair spoke with Joy Tremblay, President of Spay AidPEI, about their June 8th fundraiser. It's your chance to have a great dinner, pick up some art,  and help animals.

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Beating Breast Cancer - Double Mastectomy

SuePowerMainstreet.jpgSue Power decided to have a double mastectomy  8 years ago, in hopes of beating breast cancer. Karen reconnects with Sue to discuss her decision after Angelina Jolie, a popular actress, announced recently that she had opted for the same operation. Sue Power stopped into the studio.

6 questions about Angelina Jolie's double mastectomy.

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