Only 5 weeks left until the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation hosts our annual CIBC Run for the Cure! On October 5th, thousands of Canadians across the country will take part in the 5K run or 1K walk to help create a future without breast cancer. Full of spirit, emotion and inspiration, there is truly no other event like it in Canada. Think you’re too out of shape for the 5K this year? Have no fear, Youth Advisory Council has found a perfect 4-week training schedule to have you ready to race by October 5th! Continue reading
YAC Calgary member, Pankti, sat down with breast cancer survivor Inkyeong Cho and her daughter, Gorio, to find out what is was really like for her and her family to face the struggles of diagnosis and treatment of the disease. Continue reading
When we all come together, cancer doesn’t stand a chance.
It’s no secret that in our pop culture obsessed society, having the support of celebrities can work wonders for your cause… Continue reading
We have many members across the region who are proud to say they keep fit and work hard to live a healthy lifestyle. A 30-day squat challenge ain’t nothing for these folks, so we went on the search for a fitness challenge that would put them to the test. We came up this this…
One of my New Years resolutions is to exercise for thirty minutes at least three times a week. Many of you are probably aware that exercise and physical activity can decrease your risk of breast cancer. Just out of curiosity, how many of you are aware of the fact that exercising during breast cancer treatment is beneficial? Continue reading
Just because it has less calories doesn’t necessarily mean it’s healthy or good for you. Be aware of what is in the food that you’re putting in your body.
Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation funded organization CancerCare Manitoba is looking to recruit student volunteers to provide breast health presentations to high school students in Manitoba. Continue reading