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Going Pink for Breast Cancer Research

May 23, 2019
Go Pink for Breast Cancer Research

Zero deaths from breast cancer by 2030. Isn’t that a fantastic goal and I’m taking part in helping to make that happen. During June 3 – 9, the National Breast Cancer Foundation is challenging the men and women of Australia to GO PINK in support of the thousands of mothers, brothers, sisters, husbands, wives, daughters and sons that have been – or will be – affected by breast cancer. The Australian Institute of Health and Wellness estimated the number of…

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Mother's Day Classic 2018 in Pictures
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Mother’s Day Classic 2018 in Pictures

It’s Mother’s Day 2018 and for me that means starting my day running in the Mother’s Day Classic in Brisbane.  I run the event each year with my daughter, in memory of my Mum, who lost her battle with breast cancer 32 years ago. …

May 13, 2018
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Breast Cancer Awareness

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month.  and the important message is that all women and men should be aware and informed about this disease. This is a very personal cause for me, as I lost my darling Mother to this horrible disease nearly 30…

October 1, 2015
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When Was Your Last Mammogram?

A friend recently told me she had a recent scare during her last mammogram.  What she thought was going to be a routine mammogram check taking around half an hour, turned into 3 hours!  They had discovered some anomalies showing in her x-rays and…

May 19, 2015