British Columbia, Canada has over 20 Prostate Cancer Support Groups meet once a month. This Richmond group is found in 2013 by volunteers and focused on providing help to Chinese-speaking men, but everyone is welcome. We speak English, Cantonese and Mandarin, meet on the second Thursday of every month from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm at the Seniors Centre of Minoru Centre for Active Living (7191 Granville Avenue, Richmond, BC V6Y 1N9 Multipurpose Room 1 (1033)). Join us for the professional presentation and talk to other men and family members who have been dealing with prostate cancer for weeks, months or even years.

No registration is required. Please swipe your Facility Pass ($28/year for seniors 55+ or spouses) or pay a $4.5 drop-in fee at the front desk when arriving for each session.

If you want to chat one on one with a survivor, you may drop in our walking club. The Richmond Blue Walkers walk 5-10 km on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am-11 am, along the beautiful river dykes and parks in Richmond (Walk in the Richmond Shopping Centre during the raining days or cold seasons). Click here for the schedule or contact Daniel Leung at 604-836-6423 for the locations and meeting places.

The Prostate Cancer Foundation of BC accepts donation online, please go to http://prostatecancerbc.ca/ 捐款前列腺癌基金會請到 http://prostatecancerbc.ca/

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每次都需要在前台的會員證(55歲以上長者年費$28),也可以付$4.5的單次場地費

列治文前列腺癌友步行團「藍天健行」每週二和週四早上9時至11時沿著美麗的河堤和公園散步在下雨天或寒冷季節步行於列治文購物中心)。點擊查詢活動更新 打電話604-836-6423 (Daniel)

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Monday, February 2, 2015

列治文華人前列腺癌支援網絡 提供更多前列腺健康專題講座 Richmond Chinese Prostate Cancer Networking Group 2015 meetings

列治文華人前列腺癌支援網絡在2015繼續為大温的華裔夫婦提供更多前列腺健康專題講座。參加每月第二星期四下午六時至八時的小組英語講解,國粤語翻譯中英文幻燈片
歡迎各界人士參加,亦歡迎現場提問,費用全免。
地址是 Garratt Wellness Centre, 7504 Chelsea Place, Richmond, BC, V7C 3S9 (Blundell/No. 2 Rd.)

若有什麼疑問,歡迎致電列治文華人前列腺癌支援網絡 604-836-6423 梁先生查詢。或互聯網查詢 http://richmondprostate.blogspot.ca/

一月八日 (星期四下午六時至八時
素里醫院放射治療醫生 Dr. Winkle Bing Chung Kwan MD
粤語講解,國語翻譯前列腺癌放射治療 (Radiation Therapy)

二月十二日 
(星期四下午六時至八時
卑斯大學教授 Dr. 
Richard Wassersug PhD
講解前列腺癌激素治療 (The reality of the ADT i.e., hormone therapy and managing ADT side effects.?)

三月十二日 (星期四下午六時至八時
列治文醫院泌尿科醫生 Dr. K. Kiara Hennessy MD Inc, FRCSC
講解前列腺炎與良性肥大,前列腺癌與篩檢 (Prostatitis BPHProstate Cancer & PSA screening)


 (星期四下午六時至八時
本拿醫院泌尿科醫生 Dr. Vu Truong MD, FRCSC
講解 腹腔鏡下前列腺癌根治術 (Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy)

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Richmond Chinese Prostate Cancer Networking Group meets the second Thursday 6-8pm at every month. Everyone are welcome, we speak English, Cantonese and Mandarin.
The coming 2015 presentations at Room 4, Garratt Wellness Centre, 7504 Chelsea Place, Richmond, BC, V7C 3S9 :

January 8, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. Winkle Kwan MD present in Cantonese 
Presentation: Radiation Therapy

February 12, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. Richard Wassersug PhD
Presentation: The reality of the ADT (i.e., hormone therapy) and managing ADT side effects.

March 12, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. K Kiare Hennessey MD Inc, FRCSC
Presentation: Prostatitis & BPH, Prostate Cancer & PSA Screening


April 9, 2015 Thursday 6-8pm
Speaker: Dr. Vu Truong MD, FRCSC (Consultant Urologist, Burnaby Hospital)
Presentation: Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy