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Social Events

Social Groups You are not alone, many women and some men have had a diagnosis of Breast Cancer. NTBCV is associated with two groups of breast cancer survivors who get together socially every month or so for friendship, laughter, conversation and sometimes a meal. Please note, while NTBCV would really appreciate your support by joining... View Article

BRAS NT

BRAS NT is a alliance working for Territory women diagnosed with Breast Cancer. BRAS NT produces a quarterly email newsletter which includes the latest news and notices of events from members of the Alliance including: • Cancer Council NT • Northern Territory Breast Cancer Voice • YWCA Encore Of course fun stuff is included, such as... View Article

10,000 Steps

NT BREAST CANCER VOICE is proud to sponsor an annual 10,000 steps challenge for Breast Cancer Survivors The aim of this challenge is to promote better health outcomes for those going through a Breast Cancer experience or for survivors who want to improve their fitness. It commences in May in conjunction with the “Mothers Day... View Article

Exercise

Why exercise? Exercise during breast cancer treatment, regardless of whether the treatment is chemotherapy, radiation therapy or adjuvant therapy, reduces fatigue and bone loss. Continuing to exercise after you’ve completed your therapy helps prevent breast cancer reoccurrence and reduces your risk of death from breast cancer. Breast cancer reoccurrence An extensive review of the epidemiologic... View Article

Fundraising

RECYCLING OF CANS AND BOTTLES A group of NTBCV ladies decided some time ago to commence collection of cans and bottles for recycling through the NT Government Recycling initiative as a means of raising cash to fund events such as the 10,000 steps challenge. It has proved to be a great source of income and... View Article