Breast Cancer

Benefits of Calendula

Benefits of Calendula

Calendula flowers are well known for having antiseptic, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory properties. Calendula is a type of plant that is related to the daisy family. Another name for it is Marigold. It has quite a long history as a treatment for many skin...

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Exercise and Breast Cancer

Exercise and Breast Cancer

Exercise is one of the most important things you can do to stay healthy after being diagnosed with breast cancer. Research has shown that women who exercise have an improved quality of life and have fewer side effects during and following treatment. Exercise has also...

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Janac Mastectomy Wear

Janac Mastectomy Wear

Been-A-Boob breast forms are  Canadian designed and manufactured locally by hand.At Janac we are passionate about helping each person who has had breast surgery or body shape challenges feel comfortable and confident. We believe people need choices and alternatives....

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Breast Cancer? Some General Guidelines

Breast Cancer? Some General Guidelines

Helping you through your diagnosis By Barb Daize RPN These are general guidelines only. Please check with your healthcare professional if you have any questions or concerns Print this Article Initial Breast Examination A lump or change in the breast may be found...

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New Calendula Products in the Shop

New Calendula Products in the Shop

We have recently begun to carry some Canadian made Organic skin care with Calendula. This is wonderful for people going through radiation treatments. Why should you use it? Natural Benefits of Calendula: This hardy flower, also known as English or pot marigold,...

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Beautiful Pocketed Bra- Ancona

Beautiful Pocketed Bra- Ancona

Just added to the online store, gorgeous and feminine Ancona bra by Anita. Post surgical bra ACONA features an exclusive lace print on elasticated satin fabric. Panels of contrasting colours set accents along the neckline and the decorative satin ribbon underline the...

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Breast Form Basics

Breast Form Basics

There a several different types of breast forms or breast prosthesis. There are full breast forms that are worn after a mastectomy and there are partials that are worn after a mastectomy or reconstruction. Some are silicone, some are filled with beads and some are...

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