Windsor Regional Cancer Centre


CANSWERS CENTRE LIVE! is an interactive, live webcast that streams monthly on the Windsor Regional Hospital and Erie St. Clair Cancer Program Facebook pages. Patients, survivors and family members are invited to join the discussion, ask questions and get answers in real time.

Windsor Regional Hospital Communications Manager, Allison Johnson hosts the discussion featuring new topics and different guests each month.

Upcoming Webcasts

Coming Soon - January 17, 2019 at 7:00 PM

If you have thoughts on a topic, questions for our guests or want to share your story  email us at and join us on Facebook for the LIVE discussion.

How Does it Work?

- Want to watch in real time? Like our Facebook Page Here! Then, join us on Facebook on the 3rd Wednesday of each month for the live discussion.

- Comments? Questions? Suggestions? Email us at:

- For a printable information sheet,
click here.

Archive of Previous CANSWER CENTRE LIVE! Webcasts

Topic: Smoking Cessation
Date: December 20, 2017
Description: The benefits and challenges of quitting smoking while dealing with cancer and going through treatment.
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Topic: Generic Testing
Date: November 15, 2017
Description: Is  cancer in your genes? How does genetic testing work? Who qualifies? And what exactly can our genes tell us about our cancer risk?
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TopicHair Loss - The Second Big Blow
Date: October 18, 2017
Description: At the Wings to Wellness & Mastectomy Boutique - the most common questions patients ask when they start losing their hair!
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. Topic: Plugged in & Social
Date: June 22, 2017
Description: Exploring the benefits of using social media to share, learn, connect and unwind during cancer treatment. Guest Christy Litster spoke about how a video series highlighting her journey made the experience easier for her, her family, friends and complete strangers. 

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. Topic: From the Chemo Suite, with Michelle Prince!
Date: May 29, 2017
Description: Pulling back the curtains for a peak at life in the chemo suite. Michelle Prince has received her 56th round of treatment and invited everyone to join her for the ride. While receiving treatment she’ll share her story, offer tips she’s learned throughout her journey and answer questions. 

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. Topic: Sexuality, Intimacy and Cancer  
Date: May 11, 2017
Description:A sensitive and sometimes difficult to discuss topic with special guest Dr. Anne Katz, author of Breaking the Silence on Cancer and Sexuality and Sex when you are Sick. 
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. Topic: Travelling for Treatment
Date: April 19, 2017
Description: We’re talking about the need to travel out of town for treatment. We’re also celebrating the one year anniversary of a program that allows some patients to receive care closer to home.
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. Topic: Survivorship – The New Normal
Date: March 22, 2017
Description:We’re discussing life after cancer. For many that means celebration, relief, fear, anxiety and everything in between.
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. Topic: From Partner to Caregiver
Date: February 15, 2017
Description:From loving spouse to constant caregiver and about how cancer affects relationships. 
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Topic: Nutrition During Treatment
Date: January 18, 2017
Description: How to get the right nutrition to keep you strong during treatment. A discussion all about staying healthy, being active and eating well. 
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Topic: Cancer at Christmas
Date: December 21, 2016
Description:We’re talking about what it’s like going through the holidays with cancer and what you can do for the ones you love who are dealing with cancer treatments this holiday season.
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Topic: I Have Cancer Now What?! 
Date: December 14, 2016
Description:In the first segment of Canswers Centre Live, we discussed what it’s like to receive the news of having cancer. We spoke with Martha Marks cancer survivor and Colleen about what it’s like the first moment when a doctor tells you, you have cancer. There are so many mixed emotions when you or a loved one are being told they have cancer. So many questions that can come to mind and most of all the fears associated with the word CANCER.
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