Facts & Stats


In 2017, it was estimated that 3,500 Canadians would be diagnosed with stomach cancer:

  • 2,100 Canadians would die
  • 1,250 of those who die from it would be men
  • 790 who die from it would be women

About a quarter of people diagnosed with stomach cancer will survive for at least 5 years.

A stomach cancer diagnosis is devastating not only to the patient but also their loved ones. You may have many questions about your new diagnosis.

My Gut Feeling is here to offer support and information about stomach cancer from the time of diagnosis, during treatment and beyond!