Your Stories

Share your story
Imagine my shock to learn that at 53 years of age, I had endometrial cancer. How could this happen to me? Seven months later I had survived surgery, chemo and 28 radiation treatments.
- Joanne's Story

Your Stories

Share your story
In September 2008, I received the call no one wants to receive: my annual mammogram had disclosed a mass that was likely a tumour, and a subsequent biopsy revealed that it was an invasive ductal tumour.
- Lorraine's story

Latest from the blog:

Join the discussion
March 08, 2022
Statement on International Women’s Day Alberta still has a long way to go to achieve gender equality Gender remains an important social determinant of health—We know that gender-based discrimination and ongoing gender inequality in our society results in increased health risks and poorer outcomes. Far too many Albertans still do not...


Help us protect public healthcare.

Become a member or donate
We’ve led the fight to protect Medicare
From stopping Bill 11 to saving Alberta Hospital Edmonton, your support has made a difference in Albertans lives.
We’re not done yet
The Medicare umbrella was meant to cover more than hospital care.
Alberta should lead the way
We are faced with the opportunity to expand pubic delivery of Medicare and advocate for greater coverage of services – we still need your support in raising our collective voice.
Help us protect publicly funded healthcare in Alberta