Video B-Roll Available Via CNW - Dying Cancer Patients Need More Support

Canadian Cancer Statistics 2010 Released by the Canadian Cancer Society with Special Focus on Care and Support for Dying Patients

TORONTO, May 18 /CNW/ - The following video is available by satellite or by CNW's Broadcast On-Demand web download:


The type and quality of care and services to ensure a cancer patient dies with dignity in the setting of their choice depends on where the person lives in Canada, according to a special report about end-of-life care in Canadian Cancer Statistics 2010, by the Canadian Cancer Society.

    Heather Chappell, Director, Cancer Control Policy, Canadian Cancer
    Dr. Prithwish De, Epidemiologist, Cancer Control Policy, Canadian Cancer
    Caregiver Joanne Morrison


    Satellite Feed Coordinates:

    TIME OF FEED:     1:00 -1:30 p.m. ET
    DATE OF FEED:     Wednesday, May 19
    CO-ORDINATES:     Anik F2C
                      Transponder 3B
                      Downlink Frequency: 3820 Vertical
                      Audio subcarriers 6.2 and 6.8

    WEB Video Preview and Download link:

    TIME OF POSTING:  1:00 p.m. ET
    DATE OF POSTING:  Wednesday, May 19

All video can be viewed by clicking on the link. Broadcast quality video is available for download by accredited journalists. Please contact for access.


    Alexa Giorgi
    Bilingual Communications Specialist
    Canadian Cancer Society

For technical information DURING the satellite feed or for assistance with Broadcast On-Demand, please contact CNW at or (416) 863-2115.

CNW Broadcast On-Demand provides free, secure and easy-to-use broadcast quality material direct from our website to accredited journalists worldwide.

This material is offered for free and unrestricted news use.


SOURCE CNW Video Services

For further information: For further information: CNW BROADCAST, TORONTO, (416) 863-2115

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890