Tag Archives: cancer

To Tax or Not to Tax/Insurance covered or not – those are the questions

TAXABLE OR NOT I was recently told by a retailer that she charges tax on mastectomy bras, when I questioned it, she said that as far as she knew only the prosthesis was tax exempt. Well, I can tell you all … Continue reading

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Mac Warriors Cancer Rehabilitation Services

My friend Jen Beck is involved in a wonderful service offered at MacMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario and sent me the details to share.  It is called Mac Warriors Cancer Rehabilitation Services, click MacWarriors to read more about it.  There is also a … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air – I hope!

Well, it’s been a long time since I wrote a blog, October 2014 to be precise. So much has happened in my life and I’m sure it has in yours. A quick review… At the end of October I went … Continue reading

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Spreading the word

Well, I hardly know where to start. We now have 5 new retailers, including one in Mexico, a US sales rep., and a joint competition with Jamu Australia.  I just had 2 phone calls from ladies who saw me on the Dragons’ … Continue reading

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Petitioning the Ministry of Health

I recently sent out a newsletter asking for help with a petition, if you follow my blog and also get a newsletter I apologize for doing it twice, but it is sssooooooo important. Here it is…. It’s a new year … Continue reading

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Flashmob of cancer survivors – click to view This flashmob of cancer survivors will inspire you. It was sent to me via CBCN newsletter. I had tears by the end of it, it was so inspiring that all these young people … Continue reading

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Globe and Mail Article

Check out this article by Diane Jermyn about surviving struggles that happen while running our own businesses. My story is the third one. Article Through Fire, Divorce & Cancer.

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IBC – My friend’s story-Important read

My eyes have been opened to Inflammatory Breast Cancer, and the way it is easily misdiagnosed or not diagnosed at all. I am horrified that this is going on and we need to educate our doctors to know about this … Continue reading

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World Cancer Day Feb 4th 2013

When I attended the World Conference on Breast Cancer in Hamilton in June 2011, I had the pleasure to meet a wonderful lady named Rita Banik from India. She delivers important information regarding breast cancer across her home country. She is … Continue reading

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Update on The Beautiful You event

Here I am with Barb Daize the head of the “Camisole Project” This event on October 12th 2012 was so successful it raised enough money to buy 560 camisoles, how fantastic is that! What a wonderful event this turned out to … Continue reading

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