Heritage Heroes: Meet Maria Bennett

Friday, October 20, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

In celebration of Look Good Feel Better’s 25th year in Canada, they’ve named 25 Heritage Heroes who have either helped the charity make it to 25 inspiring years of helping women and teens with cancer feel like themselves again, or currently play an important role and provide a powerful voice to keep the program alive ...

Meet Kareena Felker-Dear

Monday, October 16, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

The first time Independent Sales Director Kareena Felker-Dear, from Georgetown, ON, tried to start her business, in 2000, she was 18 years old. Her Starter Kit, she admits, sat in a closet from the get-go, due to fear and lack of motivation. She returned to it again in September 2006, this time in earnest, to ...

When Should You Get A Mammogram?

Friday, October 13, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Well, it depends on who you ask. Not all organizations agree on the exact age to get a mammogram. Generally, it’s somewhere between the ages of 40 and 50 for women with an “average” risk. The good news? You have more control than ever before about your healthcare. No one is telling you to get a mammogram at ...

Children Benefit From Creative Therapies

Friday, October 6, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 0

Whether kids are going through cancer or domestic violence, creative play can help. Creative therapies are now available at many hospitals and domestic violence shelters across the country, which can include activities like crafting, knitting, gardening, music, art, dance, and drama. Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA, one of the universities now offering art therapy degree programs, released ...