Breast Cancer Research

Nine Things You Need To Do When Diagnosed With Breast Cancer

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 03.22.2017 | Canada Living

Reach out for support.

Breast Cancer Patients Who Eat Soy Are More Likely To Survive

AFP Relaxnews | Posted 03.07.2017 | Canada Living

The link between soy and breast cancer is becoming clearer.

Taking Aim At The Phoenix Of Cancer

Sandra Dunn | Posted 03.01.2017 | Canada
Sandra Dunn

When cancer strikes, it can change your future forever. I was a teenager when my grandmother was diagnosed with breast cancer. At first the news was...

As a Triple Negative Breast Cancer Survivor, This Gave Me Hope

Julia Selinger | Posted 10.16.2016 | Canada Impact
Julia Selinger

One out of every 30 Canadian women who died last year lost her life to breast cancer. Just let that sink in. That is thousands upon thousands of lives. And the number of Canadian women who were diagnosed with breast cancer? One in nine! That's a shocking number. That's an epidemic.

The Fashion And Beauty Buys That Support Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Huffington Post Canada | Madelyn Chung | Posted 10.01.2015 | Canada Style

Time to think pink!

What We Learned About Cancer Prevention And Treatment In 2014

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 01.04.2015 | Canada Living

Here's the good news: cancer rates in Canada are the lowest they've been in a decade, and death rates from cancer are on the decline. Here's the no...

The Signs You Have Breast Cancer, And What To Do If You Do

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 10.10.2014 | Canada Living

Today, approximately 65 women in Canada will be told they have breast cancer. Tomorrow, 65 more will learn they have the disease. Breast cancer is ...

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...