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Need some extra energy for November?

With the drop in in daylight hours in November, many of us experience a personal energy crisis.    To help you keep your battery charged as the days get shorter, we’ve collected our favourite tips from wellness experts.   Schedule time out with friends. Now that it’s dark at the end of the workday, it’s tempting to rush home and stay put. But studies show the best way to protect our mood as we transition to winter is to double down on efforts to see people and prioritize fun.   Embrace the shorter days, don’t fight them. The science shows...

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The Day I was Told

Breast Cancer Survivors Share Personal Stories   As Amoena fitters, we see a lot of magic happen in our fitting room.  When any woman looks in the mirror and loves what she sees, it’s a joy to experience. And when a woman who has had breast cancer surgery sees herself in a breast form, or balance products, for the first time -- and regains her confidence, it’s a hugely powerful moment.   After all, we all know, there is no greater power than that of a confident woman.   Our work in supporting women at every stage of their healing...

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Focus on Breast Wellness – Our Favourite Tips

You already know how important it is to stay up-to-date on breast screenings and take action if you notice any changes in your breast(s). But did you know there are some things you can do to support breast health tissue every week?   Here are our favourite tried-and-true tips.  The first one may surprise you!   Prioritize self-care:  Evidence shows taking care of ourselves is essential for our breast health –and overall wellbeing.  But research also shows many women feel investing time and money on self-care is a luxury, and not a need.  Wellness experts urge us to prioritize self-care,...

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Did you know? Options after breast cancer surgery

Pink October is now in its 26th year.  And still, after all these years, many women remain unaware of all the options available to them post breast cancer surgery.   This is something we can easily change - simply by sharing a did-you-know with our moms, sisters, aunts, daughters, friends, colleagues!   And we can’t stress enough how great a service you’ll be doing them.   As Amoena fitters, we see the impact on a woman when she’s fitted with a high quality breast form, which feels and looks much like a natural breast.  Her confidence returns – and soars.  And...

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What’s it like to live 20 years with a Contact Adhesive Breast Form? Find out here…

What’s it like to live 20 years with a Contact Adhesive Breast Form? Find out here…

Now in her early 50’s, Beate is a mom, a publicity agent for theatre, a yoga enthusiast and an Amoena model. In 1998 Beate had a mastectomy and she’s worn the Contact Comfort+ adhesive breast form ever since. Always on the go, Beate says she wanted to wear a breast form that she could “forget about”. She lives in Germany with her family.   Here, Beate tells what she likes about wearing an Amoena Contact and what she worried about at first.   Did you ever imagine you would be saying, “I’ve worn a Contact breast form for nearly 20...

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