Study To Look At FN Cancer

Posted on Thursday, July 30, 2015 11:42 AM

The University of Toronto, with financial support from Health Canada, is investigating claims of a high incidence of cancer among First Nations in northern Ontario and Manitoba.

The research will surround Northwest Angle 33 but other area communities will be looked at as well. Research will consist of looking into environmental and lifestyle components.

The feds are providing $200,000 for the investigation.