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Dense Breasts Canada was honoured to present to the Liberal Women’s Caucus.

June 15, 2022

What a great meeting! Dense Breasts Canada (DBC) was very grateful to be invited by MP Emmanuella Lambropoulos and the Liberal Women’s Caucus to speak to members about the issues…

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DBC Newsletter

June 1, 2022

DBC Newsletter May 2022 Update

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Have dense breasts? Questions to ask your provider

June 1, 2022

If you’ve just learned you have dense breasts, we’re happy you now have this information. Dense Breasts are common and normal. About 43% of women have dense breasts. Dense breasts…

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Published!

June 1, 2022

We’re excited to announce that our article has been published in Current Oncology. The manuscript, written by Dense Breasts Canada’s co-founders, Jennie Dale and Michelle Di Tomaso, and Victoria Gay,…

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Do you have dense breasts? Do you know what to say if your health care provider won’t give you a requisition for an ultrasound?

May 24, 2022

So, you’ve had a mammogram and learned you have dense breasts. Since dense tissue can mask cancer on a mammogram, you would like additional screening. You need a requisition for…

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It’s National Women’s Health Week.

May 4, 2022

This post started off with a list of healthy measures women could do to prioritize their health. Healthy diets, exercise, minimal alcohol use and other steps can go a long…

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Announcing our new partner: Know Your Lemons

April 19, 2022

The Know Your Lemons Foundation and Dense Breasts Canada know that early detection of breast cancer is critical and are joining forces to help women be proactive to improve their…

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Women Deserve Better Access To Breast Screening

February 28, 2022

Canadian women in their 40s are disadvantaged by provincial breast screening policies and misinformation provided to healthcare providers. This negatively impacts women’s ability to make informed decisions about breast cancer…

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Tina Martel has gone through breast cancer twice. Here’s what she wishes she were told and what all women need to know.

February 22, 2022

Tina Martel is an instructor of Fine Arts and a professional artist. She is also the author of the multi award winning illustrated book Not in the Pink which centers…

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