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Jade and her mum who had secondary breast cancer
PUBLISHED ON: 28 September 2016

Jade, whose mum died of secondary breast cancer in 2014, explains why she believes her mum didn’t get the right care when she urgently needed it.

Three women with pink bows
PUBLISHED ON: 27 September 2016

You can hold a Big Pink anyway you like. It doesn’t matter if it’s mini, modest or massive – even the smallest bit of pink can help us make a huge difference.

An image of Jane smiling at the camera
PUBLISHED ON: 23 September 2016

Clinical Nurse Specialist Jane Murphy explains the implications of recent news stories about bisphosphonates

Orange pills
PUBLISHED ON: 23 September 2016

Clinical trials are not just about developing new drugs. They look at all aspects of patient care, from health awareness to supporting people to manage long-term conditions.

 

Dawn, who has secondary breast cancer, standing in front of her house
PUBLISHED ON: 21 September 2016

What Dawn had thought was back pain turned out to be secondary breast cancer. Feeling lost and as though no one knew what they were doing, she had to take her illness into her own hands.

Sunshine icon
PUBLISHED ON: 13 September 2016

At Breast Cancer Care we’re often asked about the importance of getting enough vitamins following a diagnosis of breast cancer. As the nights start to draw in, one of our Helpline specialists looks at whether shorter days might mean you should consider taking a vitamin D supplement. 

Moving Forward resource pack
PUBLISHED ON: 8 September 2016

Following actor Amanda Mealing's Radio 4 appeal on our behalf, we're highlighting our free Moving Forward resource pack. It's here for anyone living with and beyond breast cancer, helping you to deal with life after hospital-based treatment.

Amanda Mealing
PUBLISHED ON: 5 September 2016

In a Radio 4 appeal, our ambassador Amanda Mealing has spoken movingly of her breast cancer experience.

Woman looking thoughtful
PUBLISHED ON: 1 September 2016

Waiting for scans or any other breast cancer tests and their results can be very difficult. We've pulled together some tips that may help.

Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) pills
PUBLISHED ON: 23 August 2016

An increased risk of breast cancer linked to taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) has made the headlines this morning.

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