#BreastCancer Awareness month, also known as #PinkOctober, is drawing to a close.
One in eight #women will be affected by breast cancer during their lifetime. We take a look at one remedy that’s proving to be effective: sport. Regular physical activity has been shown to reduce the risk of the cancer recurring by as much as 25 percent and improve survival rates by 30 percent. #Sport is also an excellent way for women suffering from breast cancer to boost their self-confidence. Our reporters went to meet women in France who have turned to fencing and paddling to fight their breast cancer.
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