CIBC Run for the Cure Four Weeks to 5K

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


Her Story: YACking with Inkyeong

Inkyeong Cho Picture

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

Breast Cancer and Exercise

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