Breast Cancer Research

Preventative Double Mastectomy May Not Have Lasting Effects: Study

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.22.2014 | Canada Living

Women diagnosed with breast cancer in one breast sometimes opt to remove both breasts through a double mastectomy as a preventative measure, but a new...

This Can Detect More Breast Cancer Than Mammograms

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 06.25.2014 | Canada Living

The largest study of its kind to date has shown that three-dimensional imaging finds more breast cancers than traditional mammography alone, according...

Everyday Chemicals You Should Be Worried About

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 05.13.2014 | Canada Living

Certain chemicals that are common in everyday life have been shown to cause breast cancer in lab rats and are likely to do the same in women, U.S. res...

Women Make 8-Day, 1,800-Km Ride Across Prairies For Breast Cancer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2013 | Canada Impact

Ten women snowmobilers are riding 1,800 kilometres and stopping in 32 Saskatchewan cities and towns to raise cash for breast cancer research.It's the ...

Attention Getter: You Won't Believe What This Bra Can Do

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.13.2012 | Canada Living

We've officially entered the future for early breast cancer detection. The Breast Tissue Screening Bra, developed by First Warning Systems, is des...

Doctors Concerned About 'Misleading' Headlines For Breast Cancer Research

CBC | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Living

As thousands of Canadians walk and run to raise funds for breast cancer research this weekend, the reality is that much of the advances in scientific ...

Why Find a Cure When the Search is So Darn Lucrative?

Meghan Telpner | Posted 09.03.2012 | Canada
Meghan Telpner

Last week I had the pleasure of attending the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation's 10th annual Cook For The Cure. I am all for getting into the spirit of things but it gets a bit trickier when the very foods being served are known contributors to the development of the disease (remember the deep fried Twinkies for Crohn's Disease?).

Hosting A Charity Party With Chef Lynn Crawford's Tips

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Style

During the summer, it feels like there's a party around every corner, whether it's a friend's birthday or an impromptu park gathering that turns into ...

Breast Cancer Subtypes: Researchers Suggest At Least 10

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.19.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - There is more variation in breast cancer than current treatment approaches acknowledge, according to the largest effort to date to distingui...