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    Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among Canadian women. The best way to make a difference? Join us on Sunday, October 2nd for the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure.


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    Join our talented group of volunteers who work hard every year to help create a future without breast cancer.


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    CBCF is partnering with Canadian Mudderella events in Toronto and Whistler. Register today for this 8-11km obstacle course and fundraise in support of the Foundation.


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  • Take a Swing at Breast Cancer

    Join us for Batting Against Breast Cancer™, our annual family-friendly slo-pitch tournament taking place in Calgary, Edmonton and Winnipeg.


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  • New Treatments Team Grant

    Learn more about the SU2C Canada – CBCF Breast Cancer Dream Team. See the plans of this world class research team for exploiting cancer’s weaknesses to treat triple-negative breast cancer and other aggressive types of breast cancer.


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  • The 2015 CBCF Community Report

    CBCF’s national community report tells the story of how your support has made a difference, through videos, research stories, community highlights and program profiles.


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Living With Breast Cancer

Breast cancer is a serious illness. With advances in breast cancer screeningScreening:
The search for diseases such as breast cancer in people without symptoms. Mammography is an important tool for breast cancer screening and earlier detection.
, diagnosis and treatment, women with breast cancer are now living longer and often with a better quality of life. However, some women still die from breast cancer, and others live with long-lasting effects from their treatment.

Active treatment for breast cancer can last for weeks or months, and your life may be affected by it in many ways.

This section of the web site considers how different parts of your life may be affected by breast cancer and offers suggestions on how to cope with these changes, including the following: