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Media Coverage


December 2017
Dugald Seely and the Rogers Award - Small Country-Big Prize: What's the Story?
- The Townsend Letter

October 19, 2017
Mindfulness, not just meds for pain sufferers, experts urge - CBC

October 17, 2017
Rethinking Chronic Pain Management - CBC Radio - All in a Day

September 20, 2017
Our Ottawa: Interview of Dugald Seely winning Dr. Rogers Prize - CBC TV

June 20, 2017
Un canadien sur deux aura un cancer - Radio-Canada

May 28, 2017
After cancer setback, curler Craig Savill running Ottawa Race Weekend half-marathon - CBC News

May 19, 2017
Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre is Changing How We Live With Cancer - Ottawa Life

April 23, 2017
Rabbi Bulka has a trio of special guests all in the name of charity!  - CFRA Radio

February 15, 2017
3D Mammography: A Novel Technique for Breast Cancer Detection - Medical News Bulletin

February 13, 2017
World’s largest breast cancer screening trial seeks 2K Ottawa women - Metroland Media

February 8, 2017
Dépistage précoce du cancer du sein : l'Hôpital d'Ottawa teste les mammographies 3D - Radio Canada

February 8, 2017
Study to determine whether 3D mammograms improve cancer detection - CTV News

February 8, 2017
3-D mammograms: The future of breast cancer detection? Major Ottawa study - Ottawa Sun

February 8, 2017
3D Breast Imaging: A new study is testing if 3-D imaging is better at catching breast cancer than mammograms alone - CBC Radio Ottawa Morning

February 8, 2017
Early Breast Cancer Detection - CBC TV News

February 8, 2017
Ottawa Hospital tests 3D mammograms for early detection of breast cancer - CBC News

February 8, 2017
Are 3-D mammograms the future of breast cancer detection? - Ottawa Citizen

November 23, 2016
OICC Celebrates 5th Anniversary - Bryan Murray & Craig Savill - CTV News

October 12, 2016
Babes4Breasts celebrates 10 years of supporting women living with breast cancer - CBC Radio, All In A Day

October 12, 2016
Babes debut new song at cancer fundraising event - Ottawa Citizen

October 8, 2016
Bringing mainstream medicine and alternatives closer together - CBC National News

October 7, 2016
Evidence or not: alternative health makes inroads into public system - CBC News

September 9, 2016
The ND trying to take pseudo-science out of naturopathy - CBC Radio, White Coat, Black Art

September 1, 2016
Naturopathy goes mainstream: What's the harm? - CBC Radio, White Coat, Black Art

Spring/Summer 2016
Preventative Medicine Starts with Kids - Healthwise Ottawa Magazine

May 1, 2016
Get to Know an ND. What's Naturopathic Medicine All About? - Alive Magazine

April 8, 2016
OICC Campaign Launches with a Leg Up on its $5 Million Goal - Ottawa Life Magazine

April 7, 2016
Senators GM Bryan Murray credits complementary cancer treatments for "physical and mental strength"  - Ottawa Citizen

April 7, 2016
Senators GM Bryan Murray credits complementary cancer treatments for "physical and mental strength" - Ottawa Sun

April 6, 2016
Changing How We Live with Cancer Launch - CBC TV evening news

April 6, 2016
Bryan Murray leads fundraising drive for alternative cancer - CBC

April 6, 2016
Changing How We Live with Cancer Launch - CTV Noon & Evening News

February 17, 2016
Ottawa's Craig Savill rocked by fellow curlers' support during cancer fight - Ottawa Citizen

October 30, 2015
I have had breast cancer, now what? - Campbell River Mirror

October 28, 2015
Senators GM Murray battling cancer through work -

October 1, 2015
Your Best Breast Defence: Targeted strategies for breast cancer prevention and management - alive magazine

September 2015
An integrative approach to cancer in Canada - Integrated Healthcare Practitioners Magazine

April 29, 2015
Bastyr University in Kenmore teams with Ottawa Cancer Centre to study naturopathic oncology - Bothell Reporter

April 20, 2015
4 Whole Foods-Based Cleansing Strategies: Boost your body'’s natural detoxification - alive magazine

March 31, 2015
Study to assess whether integrative treatment helps cancer patients live longer - Ottawa Citizen

March 31, 2015
$3-million cancer study focuses on naturopathic treatments - Ottawa Sun

March 20, 2015
From Folklore to Fact: Can medicinal mushrooms help treat cancer? - alive magazine

January 26, 2015
Ottawa woman says mistletoe helped with her cancer recovery - CBC TV

December 4, 2014
Mixing alternative and mainstream medicine - CBC Radio - Ontario Today

November 14, 2014
Cancer patients are increasingly looking at alternative therapies to complement conventional treatments like chemotherapy. Why? - CBC Ottawa Morning

November 14, 2014
How helpful are naturopathic therapies in tandem with conventional medicine in treating cancer patients? - CBC Radio - Toronto Metro-Morning

October 30, 2014
Meet the brothers researching naturopathic cancer treatment - CBC Radio Day 6

October 22, 2014
Medical brothers get $3.85M grant to research naturopathic and mainstream cancer treatments - Metro News

October 21, 2014
Major Grant Will Fund Study of Cancer Treatment - Ottawa Citizen

October 21, 2014
Naturopathic cancer therapies to be studied - National Post

October 21, 2014
Millions for new cancer treatments - Ottawa Sun

July 2014
Babes4Breasts and the OICC - Ottawa Life
(Part 6 in a 7-part series on the OICC)

July 2014
Head Start Program for Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer - Ottawa Woman

June 2014
Navigating the World of Cancer - Ottawa Woman

May 2014
When the "Good" Cancer Misbehaves - Thyroid Cancer Canada

May 2014
Community Leaders Rally to Support the OICC Approach to Cancer
(Part 5 in a 7-part series on the OICC) - Ottawa Life Magazine

May 2014
Yoga for Cancer - Ottawa Woman

April 2014
Coping with Cancer: Support Helps People During Treatment and Beyond
Alive Magazine

April 2014
Cancer Care: A Collaborative Approach - Healthwise Ottawa

April 2014
Enhancing Quality of Life for People Living with Cancer - Ottawa Woman

March 2014
Moving Towards Integrative Oncology as a System of Cancer Care  and
Naturopathic Medicine 101:CARE AND COST
(Part 4 in a 7 part series on the OICC) - Ottawa Life Magazine

March 2014
Nonsmokers and Lung Cancer – a Unique Disease? - Ottawa Woman

February 2014
Making a Difference for Cancer Patients: Hair for Cancer Care Fundraiser --
Ottawa Woman

January 23, 2014
Haven of Hope: The Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre
(Part 3 in a 7 part series on the OICC) -- Ottawa Life Magazine

January 15, 2014
Guylaine Perreaults Talks about OICC's Vitality Program - CTV Morning Live

December 2013
The Psychology of Cancer - Healthwise Ottawa Magazine

November 2013
Spotlight on IMS Alumni Dugald Seely - Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto News & Views

November 2013
The Seely Family: Ottawa's Medical Pioneers
(Part 2 in a 7 part series on the OICC) -- Ottawa Life Magazine

September 2013
Open Arms: Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre
(Part 1 in 7 part series on the OICC) -- Ottawa Life Magazine 

September 2013
Dugald Seely Named Among Top 25 People in the Capital - Ottawa Life Magazine 

September 2013
Managing Cancer the Nutritional Way - Healthwise Ottawa Magazine 

August 2013
Canadian Integrative Oncology Research Priorities: Results of a Consensus-Building Process (Paper Led and Published by OICC Research Department) - Current Oncology 

June 26, 2013
A Wonderful New Integrative Cancer Clinic

April 2013
the "C" word - why you need to care - WellingtonEnd Blog

March 2013
Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre Feature - Ottawa Life Magazine

March 2013
Cancer Patients Increasingly Supplementing Treatment with Integrative Therapies -- Vitality Magazine

October 18, 2012
Expanded centre to offer cancer care support, Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre aims to grow even more in next five years -- Ottawa West EMC

October 16, 2012

October 15, 2012
Integrative Cancer Care Centre Opens in Hintonburg  -- Ottawa Sun (print & video)

October 15, 2012
Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre officially opens its doors -- 580 CFRA Talk Radio

October 8, 2012
MDs Debate Merits of Complementary Cancer Care -- Medical Post

June 2, 2012
“An Oasis of Healing” -- Ottawa Citizen article

April 24, 2012
OICC Appears on RogersTV Revivelife Show

January 30, 2012
Dugald Seely Speaks about Integral Healing Program at Maplesoft Centre on CTV Morning Live

November 3, 2011
Dugald Seely Featured on CTV Morning Live

Voices of Support


“Integrative cancer care enhances conventional therapies and bolsters the prevention of recurrence. In addition, integrative oncology provides systematic strategies to prevent cancer through lifestyle modification, such as nutrition and exercise. Recognizing synergy from a whole systems approach, integrative oncology provides new models for dealing with the epidemic of cancer..”

Stephen Sagar, BSc (Hons), MB, BS, MRCP, FRCR, FRCPC
Radiation Oncologist
Past President, Society of Integrative Oncology
Professor of Oncology, McMaster University

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