• CIBC Run for the Cure

    Let’s change the future of breast cancer for our sisters, our mothers, our daughters and our daughters’ daughters. 


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  • Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017

    Canadian Cancer Statistics 2017 was released on June 20. This annual publication gives detailed statistics for the most common types of cancer.


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  • Running Room Survivor Clinics

    Are you a breast cancer survivor and planning to run the CIBC Run for the Cure? Register for a FREE Survivor Training Program presented by the Running Room in support of the Canadian Cancer Society at select locations across Canada.


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  • About Our Merger

    On February 1, 2017, the Canadian Cancer Society (CCS) and the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation (CBCF) joined forces.


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  • Questions related to breast cancer?

    Our team has the latest information about breast cancer and can answer questions about a diagnosis, treatments, what to expect, financial resources, coping, local support groups and more.


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  • You Are Not Alone

    Whether you are living with metastatic breast cancer or have a loved one who is, it can be helpful to talk with someone who understands what you are going through. We are available to you.


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  • We need volunteers!

    We need volunteers to fill leadership roles for this year’s CIBC Run for the Cure. Volunteers are integral in making this event happen, and your support allows us to fund life-saving research.


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Resources

With this resource section of the website, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation provides you with links to additional sources of information about breast health and breast cancer:


Glossary

A glossary with key words described in everyday language.


Publications & Programs

Publications & programs: developed by Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation with information about breast health and breast cancer.


Online tools and tips for living well: to help you reduce your risk of breast cancer by quitting smoking, having a more balanced diet, drinking less alcohol, gaining a healthier body weight, becoming more physically active, and reducing your exposure to chemicals that may increase breast cancer risk.


Questions to ask your health care provider about breast health or, if you’ve been diagnosed with breast cancer, to ask your surgeon or oncologistOncologist:
A doctor or surgeon who specializes in treating cancer. A medical oncologist specializes in drug therapy (chemotherapy) for cancer. A radiation oncologist specializes in treating cancer with radiation.
about your diagnosis and treatment.


We provide free support and information to anyone affected by breast cancer, or at high risk.


Understanding web health info: tips on how to assess web sites for reliable sources of health information, and how best to conduct searches on the Internet.


Understanding research: an introduction to key research terms, types of studies and tips on how to evaluate research articles and media reports.