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Peter Platt (1949-2016): Former Ottawa police officer founded PTSD support group

Peter Platt had been out of policing for more than two decades, but when an anonymous officer cried out for help, Platt knew what to do. 814 more words

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Learning first-hand about breast reconstruction following a mastectomy

Angela Quartly wishes she’d had more information before immediately going ahead with breast reconstruction following a mastectomy.

The 39-year-old was reeling when she found a lump in her right breast and went to see her family doctor. 489 more words

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Editorial: Running for each other

On a beautiful fall morning, crisp and clear, Calgarians did what they do every year on the Sunday closest to the start of October.

They donned pink and fuchsia-coloured wigs, feathered boas and crazy head gear. 410 more words


Running To Make A Difference

Today was the annual CIBC Breast Cancer Run for the Cure and I participated for the second year. This year’s run also marked the 20th anniversary of CIBC’s sponsorship of the event. 420 more words

Keeping That Smile

'Fight with everything that you've got': survivors share stories at Run for the Cure

Oct. 14, 2014 – that’s the day Terri Lynn Glode’s life changed forever.

“The radiologist knew right away it was not a good lump, the characteristics were abnormal. 271 more words


Run for the Cure brings pink wave to Wascana Centre in support of breast cancer foundation

For Bobbi Nichols, the sea of pink — whether feather boas, angel wings, tutus or T-shirts — outside the TC Douglas Building on Sunday morning represents a safety zone. 491 more words

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Thousands of Calgarians cross the finish line in support of breast cancer research

Pink was the colour of the day as cancer survivors and their supporters flocked to Southcentre Mall for the 20th-annual CIBC Run for the Cure. 326 more words

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