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Renée Pellerin | There is now significant evidence that breast cancer screening does more harm than good because, among other reasons, it can lead to overdiagnosis. So why is it still a major health policy?
Blog
Bonnie Brayton | "Pink madness" began showing up on football fields across North America on Sunday night and it will soon be in full swing. Are all women included in the campaign against breast cancer?
Book Review
Lauren Scott | Teva Harrison's debut graphic memoir offers an intimate look at the vibrant life of a cancer patient.
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Paula Gordon | Regular mammograms find cancers earlier and save lives. For many, this is conventional wisdom. Yet, despite being widely discredited, the Canadian National Breast Screening Study still haunts us.
Podcast
Meagan Perry, Matthew Adams | Halloween is a time where we can, with good friends around, face some of our fears. In this episode we will hear some scary stuff. Don't worry though, we haven't forgotten the treat.
Podcast
The F Word | Rebroadcast: Caity Goerke interviews Emilia Nielsen about the roles of optimism and anger within mainstream breast cancer culture.
Podcast
The F Word | Caity Goerke interviews Emilia Nielsen about the roles of optimism and anger within mainstream breast cancer culture.
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Humberto DaSilva | Jonna's Body, Please Hold was the premiere film of the Breast Fest Film Festival. In many ways it was the perfect start to a festival with the objective of drawing attention to breast cancer.
Blog
Meghan Murphy | When porn culture and Breast Cancer Awareness campaigns collide.
Podcast
Melanie Spence, Azar Mehrabadi | We constantly hear about the CIBC "run for the cure." Why is nobody running for cancer prevention, and what is the role of large business interests in setting the agenda for cancer activism?
Podcast
The F Word | The F Word takes a look at the problematic trend of “Pinkwashing” and breast cancer awareness campaigns. Featuring an interview by Meghan Murphy with Breast Cancer Action’s Program Manager, Kim Irish.
Blog
Lindsey Beyerstein | Don't look now, but Sarah Palin is back on her death panel kick, just in time for Halloween. No, really, don't look.