Tag: breast cancer

More Moments – Jamila Shares her Story

Sunday, May 12, 2019

In 2018 Jamila, a busy mom of three was diagnosed with stage 3 breast cancer. This mother’s day, she shares her story.  “I was in the shower one evening after the kids went to bed and felt a bump that was very pronounced in my left breast. Cancer runs strong on both sides of my … Read More

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Being a Young Mom with Breast Cancer

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Michelle was a 36-year-old, mother of two when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. This mother’s day she shares her story on being a young mom with cancer. “There’s never a good time to receive a cancer diagnosis, but sometimes it feels extra unfair that I’m battling breast cancer while my kids are so young. … Read More

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Calgary-made blood test could revolutionize breast cancer detection

Thursday, March 14, 2019

CALGARY – Detecting cancer as early as possible is important to achieving the best possible treatment success. This year, more than 800 women in Calgary will undergo a liquid (blood) biopsy, alongside their regular mammogram as part of an international clinical trial designed to test a new way of detecting breast cancer. Alberta Innovates, the … Read More

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