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Recent Canadian Studies make a clear case for screening at 40

Science that should influence the Breast Screening Guidelines 1. The incidence rates of breast cancer in women under the age of 50 in Canada have increased significantly in the past...
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Important update for women in Ontario with Category D density

Progress for women in Ontario with category D density! If you have category D density and are interested in supplemental screening, you can speak with your health care provider about...
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DBC Press Release: Medical experts call for reform of federal preventive health task force

NEWS RELEASE Medical experts call for reform of federal preventive health task force\ ?Lives are at stake. It is our duty to prioritize the well-being of all Canadians.? April 15,...
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Andrea Douglas writes poignantly about resilient young women facing breast cancer

Here is Andrea Douglas' First person article published in the Globe and Mail April 14th I turned 64 recently - not a particularly significant number - but after facing a...
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Our Winter Newsletter

Dense Breasts Canada Winter 2024 Update. Lots of policy changes in Canada happening! https://sh1.sendinblue.com/alckkm4ghxpfe.html?t=1710610872
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Let’s talk about systemic racism in Canada’s breast screening guidelines

Is there systemic racism in Canada?s breast screening guidelines? With our breast cancer screening guidelines under review right now, it?s beyond time to take action. What?s the issue? Canada?s breast...
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OP-ED: Gaps remain in Quebec’s New Breast Screening Policy

In recent years, we've been thrilled to see many provinces improve their breast screening practices with with density notification, screening at 40, and supplemental screening. It makes us sad though...
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Our 2023 Highlights

Check out our highlight reel https://www.facebook.com/densebreastscanada/videos/763076675851678/
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Read Jennie Dale’s (DBC Cofounder) opening remarks to the federal health committee

Jennie Dale's opening remarks about breast cancer screening in Canada made to the committee are below: I?m Jennie Dale. I?m a breast cancer patient, and in 2016 I co-founded Dense...
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