• Thank You Canada!

    Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation CIBC Run for the Cure: Together we raised an estimated $21.5 million.

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  • New Treatments

    I believe in the power of human creativity to conquer this disease.” - Dr. Tak Mak, leader of SU2C Canada - CBCF Breast Cancer Dream Team

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  • Vote Couture for the Cure 2015

    Cashmere Bathroom Tissue will donate $1* to the cause for each vote for your favourite creation in White Cashmere Collection! Plus, you could WIN a dream wedding gown!

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    Because mammograms find what you cannot, mammograms save lives. Find out more about the Foundation’s new national campaign.

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  • New Treatments Team Grant

    The SU2C Canada – CBCF Breast Cancer Dream Team has been announced! Learn more about 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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  • 1/3 of breast cancers can be prevented

    ​Learn ten other surprising facts about breast health and build your personal plan for living well.

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  • Wall of Hope presented by CIBC

    Share your stories of inspiration, your reasons for participating, or your hopes for the future. Your message will inspire others and help us create a future without breast cancer.

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  • Sponge Towels Cleans for the Cause

    Our partner SpongeTowels is giving away a premium house cleaning kit every week this month, and for every contest entry, they will donate $1* to CBCF!

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  • My Breast My Test

    These are my breasts. Shouldn’t I have a say about my test?

    Join the discussion at facebook.com/mybreastmytest. Help end the confusion around mammography screening.

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  • The Pink Tour is on the road!

    The Pink Tour branded mini-van, pop-up display and three bilingual Tour reps will make over 120 stops in 80 communities across the region

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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:


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.

Breast cancer organizations and support services throughout Canada.

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.