October is the month to take action and become breast healthy.

The Breast Cancer Foundation wants women to take a more active approach to breast cancer by staying healthy, eating right and getting regular mammograms.

CIBC’s Run for the Cure this Sunday kicks of Breast Cancer Action month in Timmins at Hollinger Park.

Registration starts at 9:30 and the 1K and 5K walks hit the pavement at 11:00.